IEA-RETD Roundtable Discussion “Integration of Renewable Electricity, Heating and the Role of Storage” in Paris (France)

18 March 2015


In a roundtable discussion on 18 March 2015 at the Ministère du Dévéloppement Durable et de l’Energie in Paris, the IEA-RETD will present RE-INTEGRATION and RES-H-NEXT with a special focus on the role of energy storage.

The workshop will address three main topics: Renewable Heating and Cooling, Renewable Electricity and the Role of Storage.


Wednesday, 18 March 2015, Roundtable Discussion, 13:45 – 17:00

  • 13:30:  Registration
  • 13:45:  Opening
Integrating Renewable Electricity
  • 14:00:  IEA-RETD Report: Integration of Renewables (RE-INTEGRATION)
  • 14:20:  Discussion
Renewable Heating and Cooling
  • 14:50:  IEA-RETD Report: Waking the Sleeping Giant – Next Generation Policy Instruments for Renewable Heating and Cooling in the Commercial Sector (RES-H-NEXT)
  • 15:10:  Discussion
  • 15:40:  Coffee Break
Linking RES-E and RES-H/C – The Role of Storage
  • 16:00:  IEA-RETD and Storage of Renewable Energy – a new topic? (RE-STORAGE)
  • 16:10:  Discussion
  • 16:50:  Conclusion from the Chair
  • 17:00:  Closing


Ministère de l’Ecologie, du Développement durable et de l’Energie
Grande Arche
Tour Sequoia
32nd Floor
92055 La Défense

The workshop is by invitation only. If you wish to participate, please contact the Operating Agent via e-mail: