Technical Workshop on Climate-Energy Policy Approaches for the Industrial Sector

Venue: Paris

Dates: 16 January 2015

Organiser: IEA; Institute of Energy Economics, Japan (IEEJ)

Contact Email: george.kamiya@iea.org

Background

Purpose

Participants will share details and analysis regarding existing climate change policies for industries in their respective countries and discuss lessons learned from different policy options. The workshop will also consider the potential role of voluntary approaches.

Workshop Summary

Agenda

1. Opening remarks

  • Takashi Hattori, International Energy Agency (IEA)
  • Hiroki Kudo, Institute of Energy Economics, Japan (IEEJ)

2. IEA work and Q&A

3. Lessons learned and best practices: Climate change policy measures in industry

4. Roundtable discussion: Considering further approaches for climate change policy measure in industry – role of regulation, market and voluntary approaches

5. Closing remarks

  • Takashi Hattori, IEA
  • Hiroki Kudo, IEEJ