Global Summit to Strengthen Public-Private Partnerships to accelerate global electricity technology deployment
The e8 and UN-Energy, with many partners launched the global initiative for “Strengthening Public-Private Partnerships” to advance sustainable energy development. The focus of the initiative was to jointly identify effective and meaningful partnerships that support and promote the global deployment of low and zero-emitting electricity technologies at country, regional and global levels.
The Summit will be held on June 2nd, 2011 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, USA. At this Global Summit to Strengthen Public-Private Partnerships to Accelerate Global Electricity Technology Deployment, top leaders in the public and private sectors and civil society will discuss the following issues:
- Role of public-private partnerships best practices to effectively establish energy policies;
- Importance of long term stable policy frameworks to meet goals; and
- Integration of partnerships into electricity and energy services development plans.