The exergy economic research group meet regularly, including as part of workshops and conferences.

In 2014 the first International Exergy Economics workshop took place at the University of Leeds, UK. There was also a special session on exergy analysis at the 2015 European Society for Ecological Economics (ESEE) conference.

In July 2016, the second international workshop took place at the University of Sussex, UK.

In May 2018, the third International Exergy Economics Workshop (IEEW2018) was held at Instituto Superior Técnico (IST) in Lisbon, Portugal.