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Planning and Operating the Electricity System with High Shares of Variable Renewables: Technical Workshop
24 – 26 August 2016 (Cuba)

Unlocking Renewable Energy Investment: the Role of Risk Mitigation and Structured Finance
06 September 2016 (Republic of Korea)

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  • IRENA Offers New Downloadable Wind and Solar Maps on Global Atlas

    IRENA has released new downloadable wind and solar maps. These new maps for IRENA’s Global Atlas will improve global renewable energy data. IRENA Senior Programme Officer Nicolas Fichaux said both IRENA and Vaisala had worked hard to cut barriers to new potential energy markets with these new maps. Fichaux also said Vaisala’s ongoing support for IRENA shows how private sector companies understand the complexities of trying to reach new renewable energy markets.
    (Clean Technica (USA), 19 Aug 2016)
  • Dominican Republic can triple renewable energy share by 2030, new IRENA report finds

    The Dominican Republic could increase the share of modern renewable energy in its energy mix from 9 to 27 per cent by 2030, according to a new report launched by IRENA. The report from IRENA, Renewable Energy Prospects: Dominican Republic, finds the country could increase the share of renewables in the power sector alone from 12 to 44 per cent by 2030.
    (Renewable Energy Focus (UK), 2 Aug 2016)


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