“World Energy Forum
A Sustainable Energy-Secure World”
World Energy Forum is to lead a global conversation on
energy issues and to educate and campaign for accessible and
sustainable energy that can benefit all nations and peoples.
To this end, World Energy Forum facilitates political will
as well as research, technological advancement, and
capacity-building so as to achieve an energy-secure world.
world continues to struggle with complex issues of climate
change as well as economic and financial challenges.
Although some difficulties have been mitigated, an
unprecedented level of understanding and cooperation between
industry, academia, and governments is required to make the
current fragile recovery sustainable. More than ever before
in human history, the need for access to affordable, clean
energy is palpable everywhere in developing as well as
advanced nations. National and international policies
addressing energy security, climate change, and other
sensitive environmental issues will affect choices of energy
providers and consumers.
companies are working on carbon capture and storage
technologies necessary to make clean coal a reality, because
coal will remain one of the predominant source of
electricity for decades to come. Various renewable energy
sources are also developing rapidly as unconventional wind
and solar power become ever more efficient and more widely
used and enable isolated communities to provide minimal,
off-grid access to electricity for their work, healthcare,
. And this is only the beginning!
invite you to participate in this worldwide movement by
becoming a Friend or Member or Fellow of World Energy
Forum. We invite energy professionals, policy makers, and
concerned citizens from all United Nations Member States to
join with us to create an energy-secure world. Our monthly
newsletter, Leading the Global Conversation, will help you
stay at the cutting edge of the global energy debate.