IRENA Membership


REmap 2030 Renewable Energy Prospects: China
24 November, Beijing

Supporting Small- and Large-Scale Deployment of Renewables through Electricity Storage: Technologies, regulation and policies
3 December, New Delhi

IGA Workshop: Globally consistent classification for geothermal energy resources
8-9 December, Bonn

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IRENA in the News

  • Nation to top green list by 2030

    China will become the world's largest renewable energy market by 2030 if it can double the ratio of such sources as solar and wind in the total energy mix to 26%, said IRENA
    (China Daily, 25 November 2014)
  • Why China’s big plan to cut emissions is good for tech business

    A report, by IRENA, said China could do more to boost renewable energy generation for electricity, transportation, industrial production and other areas so that clean energy can account for 26% of its energy use by 2030.
    (Gigaom, 24 November 2014)


Press Releases

  • 3 Nov 2014

    IRENA Opens Council Meeting Amid Global Calls for Expanding Renewable Energy

    Representatives from over 90 countries gathered in Abu Dhabi for the 8th meeting of the IRENA Council to review and recommend actions to scale-up renewable energy around the world.  The two-day meeting opened on the heels of the release of the latest report by the IPCC, which recommended the decarbonisation of the world’s energy mix by 2100.


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The Africa Clean Energy Corridor initiative aims at accelerating expansion of renewable electricity production in Africa