With 161 Members, IRENA plays a leading role in the energy transformation as a centre of excellence for knowledge and innovation, a global voice for renewables, a network hub and a source of advice and support for countries.
As we enter a new decade during which significant carbon emission reductions need to be made, 2019 presents a picture of positive momentum. See 20 reminders of how energy transformation advanced.
07 April 2020 | Press Releases
Statement by Francesco La Camera, IRENA Director-General
06 April 2020 | Press Releases
Renewables sector adds 176 GW of generating capacity with solar and wind accounting for 90 per cent of additions.
31 March 2020 | Articles
IRENA and UNDP’s Africa Centre for Sustainable Development outline why significant investment is needed to transform Africa’s energy system.
Climate Investment Platform (CIP) is a global initiative for mobilising investment in renewable energy at the necessary scale to achieve progress towards climate objectives.
Through Investment Forums, IRENA aims to strengthen the ability of decision-makers to produce strong enabling environments for renewables investments, and help the developers to prepare bankable projects and access finance.