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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

WEO Air Pollution Cover

Small increase in energy investment could cut premature deaths from air pollution in half by 2040, says new IEA report

27 June 2016

IEA strategy based on existing energy technologies and policies can cut 50% of pollutant emissions, the fourth-largest threat to human health, by 2040

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Clean Energy Ministerial Secretariat finds new home at the IEA

15 June 2016

“Perfect marriage” increases IEA’s focus on clean energy technology and global outreach

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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

Speeches

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

    28 June 2016, Paris

    Speech
    Slides
  • Launch of WEO Special Report on Energy and Air Pollution

    27 June 2016, London

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

    8 June 2016, Brussels

    Speech
    Slides
  • Energy Technology Perspectives: Towards Sustainable Urban Energy Systems

    1 June 2016, San Francisco

    Speech
    Slides
  • The Role of Energy Access in Meeting Africa’s Sustainable Development Agenda

    18 May 2016, Rome

    Speech
    Slides

Opinion

3 Questions

Conversion Tables

General conversion factors for energy


To:

TJ

Gcal

Mtoe

MBtu

GWh

From:

multiply by:

TJ

1

238.8

2.388 x 10-5

947.8

0.2778

Gcal

4.1868 x 10-3

1

10-7

3.968

1.163 x 10-3

Mtoe

4.1868 x 104

107

1

3.968 x 107

11630

MBtu

1.0551 x 10-3

0.252

2.52 x 10-8

1

2.931 x 10-4

GWh

3.6

860

8.6 x 10-5

3412

1

 

Conversion factors for mass


To:

kg

t

lt

st

lb

From:

multiply by:

kilogramme (kg)

1

0.001

9.84 x 10-4

1.102 x 10-3

2.2046

tonne (t)

1000

1

0.984

1.1023

2204.6

long ton (lt)

1016

1.016

1

1.120

2240.0

short ton (st)

907.2

0.9072

0.893

1

2000.0

pound (lb)

0.454

4.54 x 10-4

4.46 x 10-4

5.0 x 10-4

1

 

Conversion factors for volume


To:

gal U.S.

Gal U.K.

bbl

ft3

l

m3

From:

multiply by:

U.S. gallon (gal)

1

0.8327

0.02381

0.1337

3.785

0.0038

U.K. gallon (gal)

1.201

1

0.02859

0.1605

4.546

0.0045

Barrel (bbl)

42.0

34.97

1

5.615

159.0

0.159

Cubic foot (ft3)

7.48

6.229

0.1781

1

28.3

0.0283

Litre (l)

0.2642

0.220

0.0063

0.0353

1

0.001