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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

  • 22 projects shortlisted for UAE energy loans

    Twenty-two projects have been shortlisted for this year’s loans given by ADFD in coordination with IRENA for renewable energy projects in developing countries.
    (Gulf News, 17 November 2014)
  • The Greening of China

    IRENA’s annual review reported that China’s solar photovoltaic value chain employed 1.6 million in 2013, while its solar thermal sector supports 800,000.
    (State of the Planet, 8 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