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160630 Birol G20 Keynote

IEA Executive Director delivers keynote address at G20 Energy Ministerial

30 June 2016

Dr Fatih Birol advises G20 energy ministers that their countries must take a long-term perspective on their energy systems

Fatih Birol Keynote G20 IGU Natural Gas Day Beijing

IEA Executive Director travels to Beijing for G20 Energy Ministerial

29 June 2016

Dr Fatih Birol highlights the importance of natural gas as a low-carbon transition fuel and promotes the importance of policy action on air pollution

World Nuclear Exhibition Birol Handshake

IEA Executive Director delivers keynote address at World Nuclear Exhibition

28 June 2016

Following a panel discussion about the role of nuclear power, Dr Birol met with French Economy Minister Emmanuel Macron

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ESAP 3 web art

Electricity Security Advisory Panel meeting discusses transition to a low-carbon electricity system

24 June 2016

Experts and policy makers discuss the challenge of designing post-Paris Agreement electricity markets

Experts meet in Paris to re-define climate ambition

21 June 2016

Workshop seeks to identify opportunities to achieve faster and deeper energy-sector decarbonisation

OPEC Secretary-General visits IEA for meeting on oil market outlook

22 April 2016

After the discussions, OPEC chief and Agency Executive Director attend lunch hosted by Indonesian ambassador

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Big IdEAs: S Iswaran

4 July 2016, IEA Headquarters, Paris, and via webcast


  • Energy for Global Growth and Sustainability

    30 June 2016, Beijing

  • Global Natural Gas Markets in Transition

    29 June 2016, Beijing

  • The Role of Nuclear Power in the Energy Mix of Tomorrow

    28 June 2016, Paris

  • Launch of WEO Special Report on Energy and Air Pollution

    27 June 2016, London

  • Launch of the IEA Medium-Term Gas Market Report 2016

    8 June 2016, Brussels



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