An EU Commission event second edition of the High Level event on ICT for Energy Efficiency will take place
February 23rd/24th 2010 in
170 Rue de la Loi (Wetstraat)
BE-1049 Brussels, Belgium
gathering policy makers and experts on the ICT for Energy Efficiency field. Registration is required but free.
Following up on the ICT4EE 2009 High Level Event which aimed to accord visibility to the potential of ICTs in enabling energy efficiency, this event aims to become a vehicle to drive progress in the transition to an energy-efficient and low-carbon economy following the terms of the “Recommendation C(2009) 7604″ adopted by the European Commission on October 9th 2009 , see also “Mobilising Information and Communication Technologies to facilitate the transition to an energy-efficient, low-carbon economy”, European Commission Communication – COM(2009) 111 – Brussels, 12.3.2009
Through the Recommendation, the Commission calls on the ICT sector to agree on common methodologies for measuring energy consumption and carbon emissions by 2010.