IEA Online Statistics Training Programme

Understanding the statistical methods to produce accurate energy data is vital to produce meaning statistics to help the energy industry and policy makers understand energy. The IEA has abundant data resources and a powerful team of experts in energy statistics, and its comprehensive global energy statistics have attracted worldwide attention.

To better share knowledge of energy data statistics, the IEA Energy Data Center has designed a series of online training videos in 2016 and 2017.

The length of each 2017 video is about 20-30 minutes. The topics include oil and gas, renewables energy, electricity, the basics of energy balances, statistics on CO2 emissions, etc. Experts from the International Energy Agency explain the concepts and methods of energy statistics related fields in an easy-to-understand manner.

These videos have been translated into Chinese and will be soon translated into French, Spanish and Arabic to reach more statisticians in different regions worldwide. 

Some Toolkit Videos are also being launched to provide answers to key issues of energy statistics, via short two minute videos.