Canada to join International Renewable Energy Agency

The government of Canada has announced plans to join the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) as it looks ...

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Renewable energy jobs surpass 10 million for the first time

The renewable energy industry created more than 500,000 new jobs globally in 2017 - a 5.3% increase from 2016, ...

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IRENA: Six-fold increase in RE deployment needed

A six-fold increase in renewable energy deployment is required to limit global temperature rise to two degrees and ...

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Marine energy hits 500MW in a year behind us

New data released by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) has shown the renewable energy sector’s ...

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More renewables central to Southeast Asia sustainable growth

New IRENA market analysis sees renewable energy driving growth and expanding energy access in Southeast Asia.

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EU could double renewables with positive economic impact

The European Union (EU) can increase the share of renewable energy in its energy mix to 34% by 2030 with a net ...

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IRENA, ADFD launch $50M call for renewables

International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) have opened the sixth ...

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IRENA: Paris could underpin renewables ambitions growth

Countries have an opportunity to significantly increase renewable energy ambition and to accelerate its deployment ...

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IRENA rolls out upgraded Global Atlas for Renewable Energy

International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) has released a new version of its online renewable energy mapping ...

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Jobs in renewables grow to almost 10 million

More than 9.8 million people were employed in the renewable energy sector in 2016, according to a new report from ...

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Philippines plans 20GW renewable energy capacity by 2040

Energy Secretary for the Philippines, Alfonso Cusi, said the country plans to add at least 20,000MW of renewable ...

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Renewables mark record growth in 2016, IRENA reveals

Global renewable energy generation capacity increased by 161 gigawatts (GW) in 2016, making the strongest year ever ...

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Energy-related CO2 emissions could be cut-out by 2060

Global energy-related CO2 emissions can be reduced by 70% by 2050 and completely phased-out by 2060 with a net ...

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IRENA: Ramp up RE deployment to reach 36%-by-2030 target

The deployment of renewable energy technology will need to be increased and accelerated to enable reaching a 36% ...

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IRENA ‘rethinks’ energy

Falling costs, driven by innovation in technology and policy, is spurring renewable energy deployment and bringing ...

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IRENA gathers leaders to set global renewable energy agenda

Government officials and leaders from international organizations are gathering this week for the Seventh Assembly ...

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IRENA, ADFD open $50M call for renewable energy projects

International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) have launched the fifth ...

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IRENA takes on off-grid renewable solutions

International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) is organizing the third International Off-grid Renewable Energy ...

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IRENA unlocks renewable energy investment options

International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) has released a new report that provides policy makers, financial ...

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Governments and corporations join hands for renewables

Governments and private sector corporations have committed to work together to scale up renewable energy under a ...

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IRENA: Renewables employ 8.1 million people

New report from the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) shows that more than 8.1 million people worldwide ...

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