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Published on January 16, 2012

Also available in: French


The OECD Green Growth Strategy aims to provide concrete recommendations and measurement tools, including indicators, to support countries’ efforts to achieve economic growth and development, while ensuring that natural assets continue to provide the resources and environmental services on which well-being relies. The strategy proposes a flexible policy framework that can be tailored to different country circumstances and stages of development. This report was coordinated with the International Energy Agency (IEA).

This report looks at the role of the energy sector in moving towards a green growth model and the policies to facilitate the transition.  Together with innovation,  going green can be a long-term driver for economic growth, through, for example, investing in renewable energy and improved efficiency in the use of energy and materials. 

SUMMARIESavailable in 6 languages

English Energy (Summary in English)
Spanish Energy (Summary in Spanish) Energy (Summary in Spanish)
German Energy (Summary in German) Energy (Summary in German)
Japanese Energy (Summary in Japanese) Energy (Summary in Japanese)
Portuguese Energy (Summary in Portuguese) Energy (Summary in Portuguese)
Russian Energy (Summary in Russian) Energy (Summary in Russian)


Executive summary
Transforming the energy sector to sustain growth
Promoting the transition to green growth
Implementing green energy
Monitoring progress towards green growth
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