Training Courses on Energy Data

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IEA – International Enegy Agency

The tenth IEA Energy Statistics Course opened on 12 October 2015, drawing 28 statisticians from 25 countries worldwide for a week of intense training in IEA tools and methods to develop and maintain complete and accurate national energy datasets. The October Energy Statistics Course is one of two held each year in Paris for free.

IEA Executive Director welcomed the 28 statisticians, noting the crucial role data plays in effective improvement of energy security and sustainability for the entire world. During the course, various members of the IEA Energy Data Centre described the tools and methodology that the IEA and – thanks in part to past Energy Statistics Courses – ever more statisticians around the world use to measure, compile, compare and disseminate data. Individual lessons addressed all major fuels, as well as energy efficiency indicators, national energy balances, prices, taxes, carbon emissions and more. Practical exercises reinforced the lectures, plus some of the attendees gave presentations on their countries’ specific data issues and solutions.

www.iea.org/training/applicationforms/applyforenergystatisticscourse/


EnerData

Enerdata offers a range of open course Energy Training Seminars in France (Paris or Grenoble), held in English or in French. They are dedicated to Energy Professionals from public and private organisations.

www.training.enerdata.net/uk/index.html


GHG Institute

The Institute offers rigorous e-learning courses which meet the needs of both individuals and organizations working on all aspects of climate change. Courses are self-paced, available 24-hours per day, and authored by leading experts in their fields. Lessons are designed for both beginners and experienced professionals and may be taken individually or as part of a diploma program.  Courses are interactive and include exercises and quizzes. If you pay the exam fee, you also may earn a Certificate of Proficiency.

http://ghginstitute.org/courses/


Residential

General: Quick-links to Observatories’ methodologies: Nord Pas-de-Calais region OREGES (Rhône-Alpes region) ROSE (Ile-de-France region)

Local governments are key drivers of the future European Energy Union

As both energy producers and consumers, local and regional authorities are crucial to help creating a European Energy Union that is resilient and competitive. Their full involvement is essential for the success of this project, something which should be reflected through their participation in the energy regulatory authorities at national and European levels.

ClimactRegions Final Conference Sweden

Nenet will organise the final ClimactRegions conference on the 4th of December 2012 in Luleå. Title: “Energy and climate protection = regional sustainable development through Green Jobs” Final Conference Announcement

EU funding supporting Climate Action

Source: DG Climate of the EC – http://ec.europa.eu/clima/policies/budget/index_en.htm   European Union funding contributes to achieving Europe’s climate goals. The EU has shown its commitment to the fight against climate change by incorporating spending on climate action into its whole budget. It is thought to be the first region in the world to do so. Climate […]