Handling and analysing energy and climate statistics

Energy Statistics

Upon completing the training session participants will be able to:

  • Create an energy balance, including supply, transformation and consumption
  • Understand international energy accounting regulations particularly the energy flows, energy units, and the definitions and agreements established at a national level
  • Avoid pitfalls with energy statistics




Who will benefit


Those who wish to acquire working knowledge of energy accounting, or those who wish to perfect their understanding.


Teaching method


All seminars are animated by experienced experts of the energy sector. Case studies will be explored to put into practice the concepts learnt during the seminar. Quality teaching materials will be provided.


Training content


Session 1 - Energy accounting basics
Energy flow measurements, energy and measurement unit equivalences, definition and structure of energy balance

Session 2 - Accounting for primary energy supply
Primary production, imports/exports, international bunkers, stock variations, primary supply

Session 3 - Accounting for input/output of energy transformation
Electricity sector, refining sector, and other transformations

Session 4 - Accounting for final energy consumption
Industrial, residential, tertiary, transport and other sectors