Impressions of the IRENA retreat. At Austria’s invitation, more than 100 delegates from 52 countries
convened in Vienna and Styria between 14 to 17 April, 2009 to exchange
views on IRENA’s interim work programme.
The participation and ownership by citizens or members of a defined community in a renewable energy project creates local socio-economic value and helps foster more positive attitudes towards renewables.
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