FOSTERING EFFECTIVE ENERGY TRANSITION – 2020 EDITION
The Payne Institute contributed to the World Economic Forum Platform for Shaping the Future of Energy and Materials. The annual benchmarking of energy systems across countries has enabled tracking the speed and direction of their energy transition and identifying opportunities for improvement. The transformation of the energy system over the past decade, although slower than required to achieve the objectives of the Paris Agreement to combat climate change, has been significant. But this hard‑earned momentum now risks being lost, as the ongoing COVID‑19 pandemic continues to cause economic and social damage. May 13, 2020.