Energy and Climate Change

Energy 

Importance of Energy 

Energy demand continues to increase throughout the globe both for the developed and the developing worlds.  Parallel to that, the importance of issues such as energy security, the availability of energy resources at affordable prices, stability of the conventional energy corridors, and the need to diversify energy resources beyond oil, are becoming further and further emphasized.

B20 Conference on Energy

October 1-2, 2015

The B20 will hold the Conference on Energy and Climate Change to discuss issues concerning the increasing energy needs of poorer and emerging markets and engage in a healthy and productive debate on the balance between economic efficiency and population growth. The conference will also foster a discussion of the unstable price of energy, innovative solutions in renewable energy resources, and trade policies that are environmentally friendly.  The B20 community will reflect on the history of energy practices and will make recommendations towards a more sustainable energy trade.