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The Clean Energy Ministerial is a global forum to promote policies and share best practices to accelerate the global transition to clean energy.

CEM initiatives help reduce emissions, improve energy security, provide energy access, and sustain economic growth.

Approaching Energy Access Differently

Approaching Energy Access Differently
International Women’s Day, observed around the world on 8 March 2017, celebrates the social, economic, cultural, and political empowerment and achievement of women. Among many other issues, International Women’s Day provides an opportunity to recognize cutting-edge work addressing women’s energy poverty. For example, in West Africa, ensuring universal energy access by 2030 is proving to be more than just a political proclamation; with support from the Clean Energy Ministerial’s Clean Energy Solutions Center and its partners, West African countries are fast-tracking their energy access goals by putting women’s interests at the center of policy solutions.

Women in Energy — Saudi Arabia Smart Grid Conference 2016

Women in Energy — Saudi Arabia Smart Grid Conference 2016
International C3E Ambassador Dr. Malak Al-Nory organized and moderated a panel on women in energy at the 6th Saudi Arabia Smart Grid and Sustainable Energy Conference in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. The panel brought together a number of women pioneers in the energy industry to inspire a new generation of women to participate in the clean energy field.

Drive to (ISO) 50001: Campaign and Awards Spur Commitment

Drive to (ISO) 50001: Campaign and Awards Spur Commitment
Wide energy management systems (EnMS) adoption will deliver energy, economic, and sustainability benefits to companies, communities, and countries around the world. Responding to the powerful—but largely untapped—potential, the Energy Management Working Group (EMWG), an initiative of the Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM) and the International Partnership for Energy Efficiency Cooperation (IPEEC), seeks to accelerate broad use of EnMS in industry and commercial buildings worldwide.

Media Coverage

New battery technology promises higher energy density

(Ny batteriteknik lovar högre energidensitet)
evertiq (10 March 2017)

This Indian Wind Turbine May End Energy Poverty
progrss (9 March 2017)

Residential wind turbine from India costs as much as an iPhone
inhabitat (8 March 2017)

13th Executive Committee Meeting of the International Smart Grid Action Network (ISGAN) inaugurated
Energy Infra Post (7 March 2017)

ISGAN meeting to boost smart grid system begins in Gurugram
CanIndia (6 March 2017)

ISGAN's ExCo meeting to boost smart grid begins in Gurugram
Business Standard (6 March 2017)

Interview: Baek Ki-hoon, head of Smart Grid business in Korea ([인터뷰] 백기훈 한국스마트그리드사업단장 "현장에 답이 있다"
ekn.kr (1 March 2017)

UAE participates in preparatory meeting of Clean Energy Ministerial in Belgium
Thomson Reuters Zawya (2 March 2017)

Colombian car to go to the most important efficient energy race in the world (Carro colombiano irá a la carrera de energía eficiente más importante del mundo)
EL Espectador (23 February 2017)

2017 To See Corporate Sourcing of Renewables
EnergyNext (21 February 2017)

The UK needs free trade in low-carbon technologies with the EU
LSE (18 February 2017)

China open, active in technology cooperation
China.org.cn (17 February 2017)

Supported by Ministry of Industry, standardization of electric car service (산업부, 전기차 서비스 표준화 등 지원)
Energy News - Korea (14 February 2017)

India Smart Grid Forum (ISGF) Announces its Third Edition of India Smart Grid Week 2017
News Now (13 February 2017)

Mitigation Update: Managing Climate Risks and Harnessing the Potential of Existing Technologies
IISD (9 February 2017)

Enhancing the bilateral framework between EU and US in Energy
Lexology (3 February 2017)

Movers & Shakers
PV Tech (27 January 2017)

From Pacific Islands to Ground Zero of Hurricane Sandy, Embedded NREL Staff Gain Experience As They Share Expertise
Military Technologies (22 January 2017)

Christian Zinglersen named as head of the new Clean Energy Ministerial Secretariat at the IEA
Yahoo Finance (20 January 2017)

Global LEAP Awards Off-Grid Refrigerator Competition
IdeastoImpact.net (18 January 2017)

Indrani Bhattacharya's among the top 5 posters selected by the C3E Poster Symposium Competition
LESA Newsletter (17 January 2017)

Industry commits to development of super-efficient cooling systems
energetica India (13 January 2017)

EESL to replicate success of LED scheme for air conditioners
Business Standard (11 January 2017)