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Strategic Long-term Energy Planning in the Kingdom of Swaziland
17 - 28 October 2016
(Mbabane, Swaziland)

Central America Clean Energy Corridor and the RRA Panama Workshop 24 - 28 October 2016
(Panama City, Panama)

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  • Advanced biofuels costs to drop to $0.60/l by 2045: new IRENA report

    IRENA released its latest report, Innovation Outlook: Advanced Liquid Biofuels, the second in the Innovation Outlook series which includes a renewable mini-grid report and an upcoming offshore wind power report. This report reveals a future global outlook for advanced liquid biofuel technology. It provides a detailed overview of the promising technological developments for commercialised advanced biofuel production to the year 2045.
    (Biofuels Digest (USA), 22 Oct 2016)
  • Hundreds Of Cities Have Cost-Effective Opportunities To Boost Renewable Energy Use

    Published on the sidelines of the Habitat III Conference in Quito by IRENA, Renewable Energy in Cities estimated the energy use in 3,649 cities which together account for 60% of global energy demand, while also exploring each city’s potential to scale-up renewable energy use by 2030. The study provides a vital insight into the role of one of the most intensive energy consumers the urban area, which accounts for more than half the world’s population, 65% of global energy demand, and 70% of energy-related carbon dioxide emissions. (Clean Technica (USA), 20 Oct 2016)


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