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Renewable Energy Can Account for 37% of Thailand’s Energy Mix by 2036

More ambitious renewable energy deployment could save over USD 9 billion annually  
  • December 2017

Countries Meet to Chart the Future of IRENA in Driving the Global Energy Transformation

IRENA’s 14th Council Meeting Begins in Abu Dhabi
  • November 2017

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ADFD, IRENA Open New Round of Funding for Renewable Energy Projects, Invite Applications

Within the framework of the ADFD-funded US$350 million IRENA/ADFD Project Facility, the current funding round of US$50 million in concessional loans marks the sixth annual cycle
  • November 2017

Renewable Energy Can Be Strengthened in Next Round of Climate Negotiations

Nationally Determined Contributions under Paris Agreement must reflect growing business case and global momentum for renewables 
  • November 2017

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SIDS Signal High Ambition to Address Climate Change and Scale-Up Renewables

Maldives hosts inaugural Island Renewable Energy Initiative with IRENA in Malé
  • October 2017

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Battery Costs in Stationary Energy Could Fall by up to 66%, Grow 17-Fold by 2030, Says IRENA

Energy storage capacity to triple by 2030, if countries double the share of renewables in the world’s energy system
  • October 2017

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Southeast Asia Eyes Renewable Energy to Fuel Economic Growth and Build Climate Resilience

Southeast Asian nations and IRENA join forces to scale-up renewables in the region
  • September 2017

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Quality Assurance Underpins Investment Confidence in Global PV Market

Latin America developing a strong quality infrastructure for Solar PV
  • September 2017

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Governments Adopt Florence Declaration and Agree to Work Closer to Advance Geothermal Energy

Milestone meeting moves nations closer to unlocking more than 200GW of global geothermal energy potential
  • September 2017

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Ministerial Meeting Gathers in Italy to Scale-Up Geothermal Energy Worldwide

Government and private sector leaders assemble to unlock geothermal’s 200GW of potential 
  • September 2017