Off-grid Renewables are Growing, Bringing Socio-economic Benefits to Millions

14 July 2018 | Articles

IRENA brief highlights positive momentum for off-grid renewable energy, and its transformative impact as a key pillar of Sustainable Development Goal 7.


  • Corporate electricity demand met by renewables
  • Companies sourcing 100 per cent renewables
  • Amount of renewable power sourced by companies
  • Companies with renewable electricity targets
  • Countries with corporate sourcing practices
  • In 2017, 1.93 million people worked in the biofuels sector