6-8 June 2017 members of SDC researchers and students participated in the 8th Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM) meeting 2017 hosted by China. At the convention energy minsters and other representatives participated from 24 countries and the European Commission.
The vision for the ministerial is to: Demonstrate and celebrate the “Revolution Now” of rapidly decreasing costs and increasing deployment of clean energy technologies and the national and global value propositions of economic opportunity, health and welfare, and energy security of the transition to modern, clean, and efficient energy.
The current members account for about 90% of global energy investments and 75% of global greenhouse gas emissions; while having prioritised clean energy advancement and participate on a voluntary basis to achieve this goal. CEM