The Seventh Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM7) and the Inaugural Mission Innovation Ministerial (MIM) convened in San Francisco, California, US, from 1-2 June 2016. The CEM is a high level global forum working to promote policies and programmes that advance supply and access of clean energy technologies while improving energy efficiency. Mission Innovation aims to accelerate clean energy innovation with performance breakthroughs to revolutionize energy systems worldwide.

CEM7 included a Public Private Action Summit, during which new CEM7 campaigns were launched, participants received updates on the new CEM 2.0, and more than US$1.5 billion in commitments were announced. The MIM announced baseline research and development investments of nearly US$15 billion, with pledges to reach a combined US$30 billion per year by 2021.

This video was produced by Tasha Goldberg, and filmed/edited by Brandon Jourdan.

You can find our summary reports and photographs for this meeting at: enb.iisd.org/energy/cem/2016/ and enb.iisd.org/energy/mi/2016/