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Committee Objectives

The work of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (ECE) on sustainable energy is designed to improve access to affordable and clean energy for all and help reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and the carbon footprint of the energy sector in the region. It promotes policy dialogue and cooperation among governments, energy industries and other stakeholders. The current focus of the Committee is on resilience and carbon neutrality, sustainable resource management, methane management, renewable energy, natural gas, hydrogen, energy connectivity, energy efficiency, digitalization in energy, just transition, gender and youth through the work of its six subsidiary bodies: the Expert Group on Resource Management, the Group of Experts on Renewable Energy, the Group of Expert on Gas, the Group of Experts on Cleaner Electricity Systems, the Group of Experts on Coal Mine Methane and Just Transition, the Group of Experts on Energy Efficiency


Structure of the Committee         Committee Bureau 

CSE Chair's Report December 2023

Draft programme of work of the Sustainable energy subprogramme for 2024