The Rexel Foundation launches its third webinar on the critical role played by social innovation in driving energy progress


20 September 2016

The third webinar in a series hosted by the United Nations Foundation Energy Access Practitioner Network in partnership with the Rexel Foundation and the Clean Energy Solutions Center will take place on September 20th, on the topic of energy efficiency for energy access.

Leading experts will focus on the critical role played by social innovation in driving energy progress. The speakers are Reid Detchon, Vice President for Energy & Climate Strategy, United Nations Foundation and Pascale Giet, Rexel Foundation Vice-Chairman and Rexel Group Senior Vice-President for Communication, Sustainability &  Social Impact. The first two webinars also discussed energy efficiency and energy access, through a different lens.

On February 17th, the first session was focused on the importance of appliance efficiency in resource-constrained settings. Click here to read the report, the infographic (which gets the key issues) and the Rexel Foundation’s article.

The second webinar, which took place on May 18th was dedicated to the importance of energy efficiency in order to fight against energy poverty in developed countries. Click here to read the summary of the webinar ; to go deeper, check out this infographic and this « Point Of View », produced by the Rexel Foundation.

Join the webinar by clicking here. A Q&A session will take place with the speakers! We look forward to seeing you there!

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