The IEA has been asked by the South African Department of Energy to co-host a series of side events at COP17 in Durban. Below is a list of various talks and seminars that will be hosted by the IEA:


Monday, 5th December 2011
3:00-4:30 IEA Official Side Event
(location to be confirmed)

Tuesday, 6th December 2011
10.30-11.00 IEA Press Conference
Press Conference Room - Yellowwood - located on Level 1 of the Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre (ICC)

IEA SIDE EVENTS AT COP 17, in collaboration with the South African Department of Energy

Venue for ALL events below will be held at: The South African Government’s Climate Change Response Expo

Thursday, 1st December 2011
09:00-15:00 Carbon Capture and Storage Seminar
15:30-17:30 Transport Fuel Efficiency and Biofuels

Friday, 2nd December 2011
14:30-16:30 Clean Energy Financing Seminar: Policy Effectiveness
16:30-18:30 Energy Efficiency Financing

Monday, 5th December 2011
08:30-10:30 Market Development Seminar for Clean Energy - Scaled-up market mechanisms: challenges and opportunities for energy policy
11:00-13:00 Meeting the Millennium Development Goals - Financing Energy Access for All
17:00-19:00 Lock-in in the Energy Secrtor and Cost of Delaying Action

Tuesday, 6th December 2011
08:00-12:00 New and Renewable Energy Technologies
15:30-17:30 Solar Energy Seminar (more...)

Wednesday, 7th December 2011
08:30-16:00 Energy Efficiency Day

IEA INVOLVEMENT IN OTHER SIDE EVENTS of the South African Government

Tuesday, 29th November 2011
09:00-11:30 Building Energy Efficiency Seminar

Wednesday, 30th November 2011
15:30-17:30 Nuclear Energy Seminar

Saturday, 3rd December 2011
15:30-17:30 Clean Enrgy Technology and Financing Options for SADC - Discussion on SADC Renewable Energy Plans and Strategies

<i>For more information visit the IEA website:</i>