713 results for ‘new energy ’ — page 5 of 60

  • Forum

    The New Delhi consensus

    One of the more remarkable (though largely unremarked) developments in recent Indian politics has been the startling shift in the country’s discourse about capitalism. As in many developing countries, “self-reliance” and economic self-sufficiency were India’s national mantras after… more
  • Technology Pioneers

    Tech Tuesday: Home energy efficiency from a smartphone

    Tech Tuesday is an on-going series profiling the Forum’s Technology Pioneers. The Tech Pioneers are companies that have been recognized by the Forum for ground-breaking and innovative approaches in tackling some of the world’s most wicked problems. Each week we will be showcasing one of the… more
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    How can we transform the energy sector?

    Steven Koonin explains why our energy sector must change There are compelling reasons to improve our energy system – to make it more accessible, affordable and reliable, and to reduce its environmental impact. But energy change is often sluggish, especially as investing in energy infrastructure… more
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    How energy productivity can drive economic growth

    The 20th century saw a revolution in production and manufacturing. As we discuss “Resilient Dynamism” here at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting, I increasingly believe that the 21st century will be defined not by new production but by industries that enable us to consume products more… more
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    Norway tops the table in the global energy race

    Every country wants affordable, sustainable, and secure energy supplies; to live in a cleaner, greener planet where the lights also stay on. But some countries are doing better than others at achieving it. In the World Economic Forum’s The Global Energy Architecture Performance Index Report… more
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    How well is your country’s energy system performing?

    In a series of blog posts around the recent launch of the World Economic Forum’s Global Energy Architecture Performance Index Report 2013, Espen Mehlum, Associate Director of the World Economic Forum’s Energy Industries Team, explains how countries performed on the index. What makes a… more
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    When it comes to energy, is Norway just lucky?

    In a series of blog posts leading up to the launch of the World Economic Forum’s Global Energy Architecture Performance Index Report 2013 on 11 December 2012, Arthur Hanna, Managing Director of Accenture’s Energy Industry Group, explains why Norway’s top ranking on the Index is more than just… more
  • Forum

    Benchmarking a country’s energy performance

    In a series of blog posts leading up to the launch of the World Economic Forum’s Global Energy Architecture Performance Index Report 2013 on 11 December 2012, Jeroen van der Veer, a Board Member of Royal Dutch Shell, explains why benchmarking energy system performance is critical. During my… more
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    How better use of energy systems can reap benefits for society

    In a series of blog posts leading up to the launch of the World Economic Forum’s Global Energy Architecture Performance Index Report 2013 on 11 December 2012, Mr. Manpreet Anand, a Senior Policy Adviser at Chevron, discusses how energy is a key driver to reach today’s socioeconomic objectives … more
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    A tool to help improve the global energy system

    In a series of blog posts around the launch of the World Economic Forum’s Global Energy Architecture Performance Index Report 2013 on 11 December 2012, Roberto Bocca, Senior Director and Head of Energy Industries at the World Economic Forum, explains the tool and how it can help countries to… more
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    Can we deliver on the promise of energy efficiency?

    In a series of blog posts curated by the World Economic Forum’s Climate Change Initiatives, a number of leading voices will present their perspectives on climate change. Contributions are linked to the Forum’s Green Growth Action Alliance project and the Forum’s Global Agenda Council on… more
  • Global Agenda Councils

    Energy 2050: What does it take for reality to meet aspirations?

    Plans for the future energy system for the world must be connected to a vision of how people hope to live in 2050. That will happen only through significant changes in the way energy is generated, transported and enjoyed. So far, however, the world is not on the road to those changes, or to that… more