Research & Projects

  • Comprehensive China energy data source based on published resources
  • Provides relational database of national and provincial energy balances
  • Contains hundreds of tables and figures on energy data
  • Available in a simplified version - Key China Energy Statistics
  • Energy/emissions analysis at national, sectoral, and technology levels
  • Retrospective and prospective policy impact evaluation
  • Technology and policy-driven scenario analysis
  • Medium- and long-term energy and emissions outlooks
  • Conventional and alternative energy supply and gap analysis
  • Guidebooks and strategies on international best practices
  • Low carbon indicators system, guidelines, and tools
  • City-level energy assessment models and tools
  • Technical assistance, capacity building, and training
  • Advancing energy efficiency governance
  • Transforming institutions with green labeling
  • Designing China's cap-and-trade programs
  • Triggering sea change via industrial boilers
  • Capturing co-benefits through smart grid-enabled demand response
  • International best practices in demand response
  • Demand-side solutions to improve electricity system planning and grid integration
  • Policies for microgrids and distributed energy
  • Technical, policy, and organizational assistance for microgrid demonstration projects
  • Energy-efficiency technology guidebooks
  • Bottom-up and top-down modeling
  • Energy and policy driven scenario analysis
  • Techno-economic analysis
  • Co-benefit analysis
  • Technical assistance in standards and labeling development
  • International best practices in efficiency standards and labels
  • Capacity building in techno-economic analyses
  • Software tool development
  • Modeling and simulation
  • Focus on real world impact in the building energy efficiency sector by developing products, tools, and codes
  • Bring new technologies to market
  • Cover the whole business model and involving key stakeholders in government, academia, and the private sector
  • Conducting policy-focused research to meet China‚Äôs commitment under the Paris Agreement
  • Training the next generation of Chinese thinkers and policy makers
  • Conducting targeted communication and policy outreach to inform decision makers on the latest clean energy solutions