IRENA at Kazakhstan Energy Week

26 September 2019 |Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan

The KAZENERGY Association with the support of the Government of Kazakhstan will organize the first Kazakhstan Energy Week, providing the world energy community with an opportunity to expand the scope of discussion of topical issues in the energy sector. The essence of transformations necessary for the global and Kazakhstan’s energy industry will be captured within the framework of the XII KAZENERGY Eurasian Forum that will become the main event of the Kazakhstan Energy Week.

The IRENA-KAZENERGY session, The role of renewables in the energy systems of tomorrow, as part of the XII Eurasian Forum, featured discussions on innovative solutions for accelerating the energy transformation.

Speakers from leading countries and companies will shared their experiences and discussed the pressing challenges across sectors for the transition to sustainable forms of energy. Increased use of renewable energy, combined with intensified electrification, could prove decisive for the world to meet key climate goals by 2050. IRENA studies have shown that immediately deployable renewable energy, is a cost-effective option for countries to fulfill climate commitments and limit the rise of global temperatures.