Webinar: Multiple Benefits of Energy Efficiency

In partnership with EPE and the Ministry of Mines and Energy, IEA will promote a webinar on Multiple Benefits of Energy Efficiency  This webinar is part of the scope of the joint work plan of Brazil and the IEA and will be held in September 19th,from 10:00 to 11:00 (Brasilia time), from the from the IEA's headquarters in Paris, France. The presentations will be conducted in English only, by IEA's energy efficiency expert Kathleen Gaffney. The webinar is open to the public interested in the topic.

To attend, please register at the following link:

https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/4203706024952336898

Additional data can be find in the webinar invitation.

If it's convenient, participants can also join EPE in a special room prepared for this webinar in our office in Rio de Janeiro. In this case, you need to register in advance by e-mail, writing to secretaria.dea@epe.gov.br.

The traditional focus on energy savings as the main goal of energy efficiency policy has, at times, led to an underestimation of the full value of energy efficiency in both national and global economies. Energy efficiency can bring multiple benefits, such as enhancing the sustainability of the energy system, supporting strategic objectives for economic and social development, promoting environmental goals and increasing prosperity. In this webinar, issues as improving air quality, more affordable energy and energy system resilience will be discussed. As this webinar helps to  build knowledge of the multiple benefits of energy efficiency, it can demonstrate how policy makers and other stakeholders can use existing tools to measure and maximise the benefits they seek. By identifying and quantifying a broader range of impacts of energy efficiency, the multiple benefits approach repositions energy efficiency as a mainstream tool for economic and social development, and has the potential to motivate higher uptake of energy efficiency opportunities in the market.

In 2014, IEA published a report entitled "capturing the multiple benefits of energy efficiency" and it it is available at https://webstore.iea.org/capturing-the-multiple-benefits-of-energy-efficiency.


Notícias Relacionadas

LNG International Market Report 2018-2027

03/09/2018 - This report is supplemented by information on the international natural gas market within the context of the 2018-2027 energy planning studies.

EPE launches the Technical Note "Capacity and Flexibility: Concepts for incorporating attributes into planning"

28/08/2018 - Reflecting the improvement of planning to the various changes that have occurred in the world energy matrix and also in Brazil, EPE launches the Technical Note "Capacity and Flexibility: Concepts for incorporating attributes into planning", aiming to propose definitions to level and facilitate the dialogue with society about the subject.

Paper discusses impacts of Distributed Energy Resources on energy planning

12/07/2018 - With a long-term perspective focused on the transformations power markets are going through, EPE publishes a Discussion Paper with the objective of identifying challenges for energy planning, as well as exploring ways to deal with the prospects of increasing shares of Distributed Energy Resources (RED) connected to the grids.

With support of EPE, webinar on energy efficient cooling is held by the International Energy Agency

11/07/2018 - Webinar opens a series focused on energy efficiency The International Energy Agency (IEA), to which Brazil has associated last year, promotes next 25 July, with support of EPE and the Ministry of Mines and Energy of Brazil, a webinar based on the recent report “The Future of Cooling - Opportunities for energy efficient air conditioning”, published by the IEA in May 2018.

Reive Barros dos Santos takes office as President of EPE

22/05/2018 - The President Reive Barros took office this Monday, 21 May 2018. Reive was nominated by President last Thursday, 17 May 2018, when the Decree was published in the Union’s Official Journal.