• PV in Tomorrow’s Electricity Grids: Problem or Panacea? - Joint workshop of Tasks 1 and 14, IEA PVPS Programme, Valencia (Spain), 8 September 2010. Co-organised by two projects within the IEA Photovoltaic Power Systems Programme (IEA PVPS), this workshop will consider what may lie ahead and what technical and demonstration bridges need to be crossed to achieve a significant penetration of PV. Visit the website of IEA PVPS, one of IEA’s collaborative R&D programmes.
• Saving More Energy Through Compliance - 4E Conference, London (United Kingdom), 14-16 September 2010. Organised by the IEA Implementing Agreement for Efficient End-use Electrical Equipment (4E) in partnership with the Collaborative Labeling and Appliance Standards Program (CLASP) and the UK Government, this event will bring together public and private sector stakeholders to share experiences in the design and operation of their compliance activities. Download the brochure, agenda and registration form from the website of 4E, an IEA international collaboration.
• Workshop Sustainable Feedstock Supply for Bioenergy and Biofuels, Paris (France), 15-16 September 2010. Organised by the IEA Secretariat, this workshop will address issues related to biomass and land availability, international biomass trade, biomass costs and sustainability-related topics relevant to bioenergy as well as biofuels. Visit the IEA website.
• 10th International Conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies, Amsterdam (the Netherlands), 19-23 September 2010. This tenth conference in the series organised by the IEA Greenhouse Gas R&D Programme (IEAGHG) will provide a platform for discussion on finding opportunities to implement greenhouse gas mitigation technologies and overcome the barriers to applying these technologies. Visit the conference website.
• 10th Annual Workshop on Greenhouse Gas Emission Trading, Paris (France), 20-21 September 2010. This 10th annual workshop of the International Energy Agency (IEA), the International Emissions Trading Association (IETA) and the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) will enable stakeholders from government, business other domains to discuss key issues relating to national and international carbon markets and climate policy. Visit the IEA website.
• Inaugural GridWise® Global Forum, Washington (United States), 21-23 September 2010. This event on smart grids, co-hosted by the GridWise® Alliance and the United States Department of Energy in partnership with IEA, will bring together policy and corporate leaders, technology innovators, legislators, regulators, consumer and environmental advocates as they collaborate to deliver on the promise of a smart grid. Visit the event's website.
•16th SolarPACES Conference, Perpignan (France), 21-24 September 2010. For this event, IEA SolarPACES partners with the European Solar Thermal Electricity Association and with the DERBI French competitiveness cluster (Development of Renewable Energies in Buildings and Industry). The conference will offer a forum for industry, research, political and financing stakeholders to discuss the future of concentrating solar energy, including a scientific and technical conference programme with a special emphasis on recent R&D results. Visit the conference website.
• IEA International Workshop on Liquid Metal Breeder Blankets, Madrid (Spain), 23-24 September 2010. Organised through the Subtask on Liquid Breeder Blankets of the IEA Implementing Agreement on Nuclear Technology of Fusion Reactors, this event will offer a timely opportunity to exchange and discuss the most recent results from ongoing R&D efforts. Visit the workshop website.
• EUROSUN 2010 - International Conference on Solar Heating, Cooling and Buildings, Graz (Austria), 28 September - 1 October 2010. Organised by the IEA Solar Heating and Cooling Programme (SHC), ISES and other bodies, EuroSun 2010 will enable participants to exchange and discuss the latest R&D results and learn more about problems and their solution. Visit the conference website.
• Third International Conference on Ocean Energy (ICOE 2010), Bilbao (Spain), 6-8 October, 2010. Hosted and organised by the Ente Vasco de la Energía-EVE and Tecnalia, in partnership with the European Ocean Energy Association and the International Energy Agency's Implementing Agreement on Ocean Energy Systems (OES IA), this event will be a meeting place for the world’s leading ocean energy industry firms and experts. Visit the conference website.
• 31st Annual Workshop and Symposium of the International Energy Agency (IEA) Collaborative Project on Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR), Aberdeen, Scotland (United Kingdom) from 18-20 October 2010. This event will offer an opportunity to share knowledge, interact with world experts and further promote applications of Enhanced Oil Recovery technologies in oil and gas fields. Visit the event website.
• 31st Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre Conference, Seoul (Korea), 26-28 October 2010. This 31st conference of the Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre (AIVC) will enable participants to update on low-energy and sustainable ventilation technologies for green buildings. AIVC is part of the IEA Programme on Energy Conservation in Buildings & Community Systems (ECBCS). Visit the conference website.
• Delhi International Renewable Energy Conference (DIREC) 2010, New Delhi (India), 27-29 October 2010. The DIREC 2010 is the fourth in this International Renewable Energy Conference series. It is a global ministerial-level conference on renewable energy and provides an international forum to address the goal of advancing renewable energy. The IEA supports the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy in making this event a success. See brochure for this event and visit the IEA website. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
• 8th International Conference on System Simulation in Buildings, Liege (Belgium), 13-15 December 2010. Organised by the Thermodynamics Laboratory and the Department of Environmental Sciences and Management of the University of Liege in close co-operation with the IEA Energy Conservation in Buildings and Community Systems Programme (ECBCS), this event will enable researchers and specialists in buildings and in heating, ventilating and air-conditioning systems simulation to present papers and discuss the latest developments. Visit the conference website.
• Fifth International Conference on Clean Coal Technologies – CCT2011, Saragossa (Spain), 8-12 May 2011. Organised by the IEA Clean Coal Centre and the Instituto de Carboquímica (ICB), Saragossa, on behalf of the Grupo Español del Carbón, this event covering clean coal technologies, developments in carbon capture and zero emissions technologies will provide an international networking opportunity for multiple stakeholders. Visit the conference web page.
• 10th IEA Heat Pump Conference, Tokyo (Japan), 16–19 May 2011. Taking as its theme “Heat Pumps - The Solution for a Low Carbon World”, this event will focus on heat pumps, air-conditioning and refrigeration equipment, and systems for residential, commercial and industrial applications. It is designed for those interested in technical, market, policy and standards information. Visit the conference website. The IEA Heat Pumps Programme is one of the IEA international energy technology collaborations.
• 2nd Oxyfuel Combustion Conference, Queensland, (Australia), 12-16 September 2011. Organised by the IEA Greenhouse Gas R&D Programme in partnership with the Callide Oxyfuel Project Ltd. and Xstrata Coal, this event will build on the success of the 2009 event. A central theme will be “Retrofitability of Oxyfuel Combustion Technology to Existing Power Plant”. Visit the conference page on the website of the IEA Greenhouse Gas R&D Programme (IEAGHG), one of the IEA international collaborations.