The breadth and coverage of analytical expertise in the IEA Technology Collaboration Programmes (TCPs) are unique assets that underpin IEA efforts to support innovation for energy security, economic growth and environmental protection. The 39 TCPs operating today involve about 6 000 experts from government, industry and research organisations in more than 50 countries1.

TCP news


Next training course for ETSAP TCP tools

The next ETSAP TCP training course - a three-day basic training on VEDA-TIMES - will be held in the University of Maryland, USA, on 12-14 July 2017. The training draft program is available here. Register on the website here

Unlocking the Paris Agreement's potential for market-based approaches

On 23-24 June more than 60 experts from 20 countries met in Berlin for the 16th CTI TCP workshop to discuss the potential of market-based approaches for climate mitigation in the light of the Paris Agreement. More... 

Informing energy and climate policies using energy systems models

A recent publication from the ETSAP TCP collates a range of methodological approaches and case studies of good modeling practice at national and international scale based on ETSAP tools and expertise.  More...     

Demand and supply technology briefs for modellers

E-TechDS technology briefs, produced by the ETSAP TCP provide basic information on process, status, performance, costs, potential and barriers for key energy technology clusters. Each brief consists of typically 5-10 pages including highlights, full text and charts, and a summary data table.  More..

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