WEO-2009 presented in Tokyo
25 November 2009
IEA Executive Director Nobuo Tanaka presented the World Energy Outlook 2009 (WEO-2009) in Tokyo on 25 November to more than 300 journalists, officials, policy analysts and researchers at an event convened by the Institute of Energy Economics of Japan (IEEJ) and chaired by the IEEJ’s Chairman and CEO, Masahisa Naitoh.
On 26 November Mr. Tanaka presented the report at a dedicated press conference organised by the OECD Tokyo Centre.
Later that day, Mr. Tanaka participated in a seminar organised by Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) which attracted an audience of more than 100 people and focused on the important role finance must play if the world is to move to a sustainable energy future consistent with the WEO’s 450 Scenario.