International Energy Workshop 2014

About ERI and CUMTB


About ERI

The Energy Research Institute (ERI) of the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) was established in 1980. It is a national research organization conducting comprehensive studies on China’s energy issues. Since its establishment, it has been affiliated with the former State Commission and the former State Economic Commission. Throughout the institute’s existence, the Chinese Academy of Sciences has guided many aspects of its research work. In 1988, ERI was placed under the administration of the now former State Planning Commission. Further reforms in 2003 made ERI part of the National Development and Reform Commission. The institute is also one of seven research institutes administrated by the Academy of Macro-economic Research (AMR) of the NDRC.

The scope of research conducted by ERI covers the fields of energy production, distribution, and consumption. The main focus is on soft scientific studies in the fields of energy economy, energy efficiency, energy and the environment, and renewable energy.



China University of Mining & Technology,Beijing (CUMTB) is a state key university with mining features and have more than 100 years history, established in 1909 , originally in the name of Jiaozuo School of Railroad and Mines. Being listed into the national “985 Project” and the “211 project”, it is one of the first universities for the Strategic Alliance of Industrial Technology Innovation and one of the first universities authorized to confer doctor and master degrees.

Resources and Environmental Policy Research Center (REPRC) ,created by Prof. Xu Xiangyang
,is a policy research center, focus on key issues and problems in resources management and environment policy in China. It provides decision support and consulting service to government, NGO and agency. Main research areas are: Green economy growth and development, resources management, Carbon Finance and management, Technology Innovation, and IPR Protection.




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