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TTG Policy Dialogues: Webinar on ‘Japan's new car fuel efficiency standards in a global context’

02 Jul 2019

On Tuesday, 16 July, at 15h CEST, the International Energy Agency will present the results of a new Global Fuel Economy Initiative (GFEI) benchmarking report that evaluates the technology and policy drivers on historical fuel economy improvements in major car markets.

G20 Energy and Environment Ministers raise importance of energy efficiency at historic first joint ministerial meeting in Japan

20 Jun 2019

Energy and environment ministers from G20 countries met for their first ever joint ministerial meeting on 15-16 June in Karuizawa, Japan. Held under the G20 Presidency of Japan, the G20 Ministerial Meeting on Energy Transitions and Global Environment for Sustainable Growth tackled issues relating to the protection of the physical environment and clean energy transitions. Energy efficiency was discussed by delegates as a central pillar for achieving sustainable and clean energy systems for all economies.

IPEEC-G20 report: Accelerating Energy Efficiency Progress in G20 Economies launched!

18 Jun 2019

Under the G20 Presidency of Japan, G20 economies have continued their joint efforts to reveal the many benefits of energy efficiency to the world.  They have focused their work on sustainable energy; working on a transition towards innovative, flexible, transparent and cleaner energy systems.

Senior financiers, investors and policy-makers recognise importance of energy efficiency investment at official G20 side event

12 Jun 2019

G20 policymakers, CEOs of major pension funds, insurance companies, and senior financiers gathered to address the question of how to close the world´s energy efficiency investment gap at the ‘G20 Global Summit on Financing Energy Efficiency, Innovation and Clean Technology’ on 12 June in Tokyo, Japan.

The summit - an official side-event to the 2019 Japanese Presidency of the G20 - was co-hosted by International Partnership for Energy Efficiency Cooperation (IPEEC) and UN Environment’s Finance Initiative (UNEP FI) with the support of a high-level steering committee composed of experts and industry representatives.