Formed in 1923, the Council is the UN-accredited global energy body, representing the entire energy spectrum, with more than 3000 member organisations located in over 90 countries and drawn from governments, private and state corporations, academia, NGOs and energy-related stakeholders.
The World Energy Council has almost 100 national member committees, and its member list includes governments, businesses and expert organisations.
The World Energy Council’s Objectives are to promote the sustainable supply and use of energy for the greatest benefit of all people.
Members join the World Energy Council through their own national World Energy Council Member Committee, each of which broadly represents the country’s range of energy interests and which include industry and government representatives, energy experts, research institutions and other energy-related organisations and individuals.
The World Energy Council’s network is active in over 90 countries and is made up of over 3000 organisations: