The World Energy Council is scanning signals of change from around the world to see through the current fog of uncertainty, enhance a strategic conversation on different energy futures and enable orderly global energy transition as the world emerges from crisis. Help to shape the post-pandemic agenda by detecting and sharing signals of change.
Collaboration aiming at a return to normality #WEpause
A turn away from globalisation to revive local economies #WErewind
Collaborative opportunities for transformation #WEforward
Diverse approaches to create a human-centred transition #WErerecord
Signals in each scenario are further divided into five types: environment, political, economic, social, technology.
Global renewable energy industry grew at fastest rate since 1999 last year
New wind and solar power projects in China, Europe and the US spurred 45% rise in capacity. The world’s renewable energy industry grew at its fastest pace since 1999 last year, despite the disruption caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.
11 May 2021