Electrification in Industry



Start date 2019-01-01

End date 2022-10-31

Recent developments

The planning and preparations for thisĀ  Annex have been ongoing since 2017 and the final scope and organization will be finalized during 2020.

Objectives of the Annex

The objectives of Task 1 are:

  • to enhance international collaboration in the field of industrial electrification, and to set up and sustain a platform within IEA for sharing experiences and findings in R&D projects in the long term.
  • to improve the awareness of the topic of industrial electrification in participating and other IETS countries in course of identifying partners in participating and other IETS countries.
  • to identify and clarify areas of joint interest for further cooperation, in order to focus the subtasks and contents of a subsequent Task 2 and help to define annex and task leadership within that Task 2.
  • to elaborate a basic overview on ongoing activities, roadmaps, and areas of common interest.

Activities during 2020


  • Identification of stakeholders and key areas
  • Bibliometric analysis
  • Interviews with stakeholders
  • Webinar 1 (13 January 2020)


  • Identification of common activities, research questions, and interests
  • Desk research, Overlap with other annexes
  • Interviews with stakeholder
  • Webinar 2 (end of February)

Synthesis & Recommendations

  • Interviews with stakeholders
  • Face-to-face workshop (beginning of april)
  • Multi-year plan report

The work plan is open to changes by the Annex Manager, when appointed, depending on practical and planning issues.

Contact information

Annex Manager (Task 1): Andrea Ramirez and Jonathan Moncada Botero, TU Delft