International Environmental Technology Centre 


Workshop on fuelling the future with energy efficiency

International Energy Agency WorkshopIETC participated in a workshop on energy efficiency for the future organized by the International Energy Agency in Tokyo on 10 May 2012, and supported by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, Government of Japan. The workshop was attended by 90 participants.

The workshop aimed to seek insight from high-level international experts in industry, government and academia on:

  • Estimating potentials for energy efficiency improvement by sector.

  • Policies to unlock the potential of energy efficiency.

  • Costs, benefits and mechanisms to realize gains in energy efficiency.

  • Strategies to scale up energy efficiency globally.

At the end of the workshop, the IEA invited IETC to be a reviewer for the energy efficiency chapter of its flagship publication: the World Energy Outlook 2012.