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Next Generation Wind and Solar Power Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/6116161e.pdf
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Wind and solar photovoltaics (PV) are currently the fastest-growing sources of electricity globally. A "next generation" phase of deployment is emerging, in which wind and solar PV are technologically mature and economically affordable. The success...
Communicating progress in national and global adaptation to climate change Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5jlww009v1hj.pdf
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The Paris Agreement, adopted by the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), reinforces the international framework for adaptation action by establishing a global adaptation goal. Under the Paris Agreement, countries have also agreed to an enhanced...

Statistics

Primary energy supply Click to Access:
    http://data.oecd.org/energy/primary-energy-supply.htm
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Primary energy supply is defined as energy production plus energy imports, minus energy exports, minus international bunkers, then plus or minus stock changes.
Medium-Term Gas Market Report 2016 Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/6116071e.pdf
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The context for global gas markets is changing rapidly, raising new challenges for industry and policy makers alike. The slowdown in Asian gas demand that started in 2014 intensified in 2015, prompting a rare decline in the region’s LNG imports and...
Unpacking provisions related to transparency of mitigation and support in the Paris Agreement Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5jlww004n6nq.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/environment/unpacking-provisions-related-to-transparency-of-mitigation-and-support-in-the-paris-agreement_5jlww004n6nq-en
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The agreement of an enhanced transparency framework was a key outcome of the COP 21 climate change conference in Paris. This enhanced transparency framework will play an important role in tracking progress towards the individual and collective goals agreed at COP 21 and in understanding...
 
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Thematic Video on Energy

Did you know that at current rates the world will need nearly 50% more energy by 2035 and 96% of this new demand will come from the countries outside the OECD ?
 
 
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