Global Future Council on Clean Electrification

Council mission and objectives

Achieving net-zero carbon targets will require clean electrification of energy uses, especially for buildings, transport and industry. In addition, to meeting these targets, electrification needs access to renewable energy sources at scale combined with the availability of grid infrastructure to connect them. The Global Future Council on Clean Electrification will bring together subject matter experts from industry, academia and civil society to amplify the value and role of clean electrification in the energy transition.

Council Managers:
- Kristen Panerali, Head of Electricity Industry, World Economic Forum
- Chariza Eunice Cortez Wyss, Community Coordinator, Energy, Materials Infrastructure Platform, World Economic Forum

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The Global Future Councils serve as a brain trust for leaders from government, business and civil society, and support the Forum’s mission by bringing together experts bound by a shared mission to discuss the most critical issues, generate insights and analysis, and collaborate in shaping agendas.

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