Transformation of power systems is necessary to guarantee flexibility over long term, but this will be more difficult in some markets than in others
Review of German energy policies calls for cost reductions, investment in networks and closer regional co-operation
IEA facilitates public-private discussions on ways to increase adoption of electric cars worldwide
IEA Executive Director Nobuo Tanaka was in Berlin for the German launch of Energy Technology Perspectives (ETP) 2010. During an event hosted by the Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology, Mr. Tanaka highlighted the challenges and opportunities facing Europe in achieving a low-carbon and more secure energy future to 2050.