Doubling the Rate of Improvement of Energy Efficiency, June 2014

16- 17 June, UN City, Copenhagen, Denmark

SEforAll Energy Efficiency Hub Workshop Report


DAY 1: Monday, 16 June 2014

Session 1.1: Opening Session and Workshop Overview

Introductory Statements
Jakob Jakobsen, Head of Section, DANIDA
Søren Salomo, Director, DTU Management Engineering
Rahel Steinbach, Programme Officer, UN Environment

Sustainable Energy for All (SEforALL) initiative
John Christensen, Head of Centre, UNEP DTU Partnership

Workshop Objectives and Overview
John Christensen, Head of Centre, UNEP DTU Partnership

Session 1.2: Energy efficiency SEforALL Targets and Challenges

Overview of SEforALL energy efficiency target, opportunities and challenges
Jyoti Painuly, Head, Copenhagen Centre on Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency Indicators
Melanie Slade, International Energy Agency

Session 1.3: Lighting and Appliances - Options and Implementation Issues

Lighting and Appliances: Opportunity, Status, Potentials and challenges
Zitouni Ould-Dada, Head of Technology Unit, UN Environment

Case study - Ghana
Kofi Adu Agyarko, Chief/Head of Division, Ghana Energy Commission

Super-efficient Equipment and Appliance Deployment Initiative (SEAD)
Corinne Schneider, Director of Communications, CLASP

Energy efficiency initiatives in the Pacific
Tim Farrell, Senior Advisor, UNEP DTU Partnership

Public-Private Partnership for Lighting and Appliances - Opportunities and challenges for private sector
Martin Bachler, Director - Consumer Lighting Legislation Strategy & Communication, OSRAM

Session 1.4: Transport - Options and Implementation Issues

Transport: Opportunity, Status, Potentials, Challenges and Public-Private Partnerships
Lew Fulton, Co-Director, UC Davis, Institute of Transportation Studies

Case study - India: Comprehensive Mobility Planning (CMP) and efficiency improvement in Urban Transport
Subash Dhar, Senior Economist, UNEP DTU Partnership

Case study - Japan
Ariga Toshinori, Researcher, National Institute for Environmental Studies

Session 1.5: Industrial Energy Efficiency – Recent Developments

Rana Ghoneim, Industrial Development Officer, Energy and Climate Change Branch, United Nations Industrial Development Organization

Session 1.6: Buildings - Options and Implementation Issues

Buildings: Opportunity, Status, Potentials and challenges
Peter Graham, Executive Director, Global Buildings Performance Network (Live video stream)

Case Study - Mexico
Eduardo Torres Villanueva, Deputy General Manager of Housing Analysis, Foresight and Sustainability, CONAVI

Case Study – India
Mili Majumdar, Director Sustainable Habitat Division, TERI

Case Study - Denmark
Jesper Ditlefsen, Adviser, Danish Energy Agency

Public-Private Partnership for Buildings- Opportunities and challenges for private sector
Mark Hopkins, Director of International Energy Efficiency, UN Foundation

Session 1.7: SEforALL Global Tracking Framework

Jonathan Sinton, Senior Energy Efficiency Specialist, World Bank

DAY 2- Tuesday, 17 June 2014

Session 2.1: District Energy- Options and Implementation Issues

District Energy: Opportunity, Status, Potentials and challenges
Paul Voss, Managing Director, Euroheat and Power

Case study – London (UK)
Roberto Gagliardi la Gala, Senior Project Officer - Transport and Environment, Greater London Authority

Case study - Vaxjo (Sweden)
Johan Saltin, Project Manager Heat and Power, Växjö Energy AB

Public-Private Partnership for District Heating- Opportunities and challenges for private sector :Technology supplier perspective
Fleming Voetmann, Head of Public Affairs & Leadership Communication, Danfoss

Energy utility perspective 
Mia Nordström, Business Strategy, Regional Development Lead, Vattenfall 


Session 2.2: Financing Energy Efficiency

Finance: Opportunity, Status, Potentials and challenges
Jan-Willem van de Ven, Senior Carbon Manager, EBRD

Case Study: European Energy Efficiency Fund and the Green for Growth Fund
Chris Knowles, Head of Division - Climate Change and Environment, EIB

Case Study: Energy Efficiency financing in Latin America & Caribbean
Walter Vergara, Senior Fellow, World Resource Institute

Case Study: Bulgarian Energy Efficiency Fund
Ivan Gerginov, Business Development Financial Sector, Econoler

Session 2.3: Regional overview of Energy Efficiency in developing countries

Energy efficiency initiatives and issues in Asia
Sivanappan Kumar, Professor, Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand

Energy efficiency initiatives and issues in Africa
Andrew Hibberd, Group Leader - Energy Efficiency, Energy Research Centre, South Africa

Energy efficiency in the ECOWAS
Mahama Kappiah, Executive Director, ECOWAS Regional Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency

Energy efficiency initiatives and issues in Latin America
Daniel Bouille, Executive President, Fundación Bariloche, Argentina

Municipal energy efficiency initiatives under the Covenant of Mayors for Eastern Partnership Countries
George Abulashvili, Key Expert, Covenant of Mayors Regional Office



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