Sort by: Relevance | Date

Portugal

  • Country Profile

Where will we get our biojet? IRENA at EUBCE 2019

ICAO, the International Civil Aviation Organisation, has a target to cut carbon emissions in half by 2050.   While efficiency improvements like more fuel-efficient aircraft and better air traffic logistics can bring about half of the emissions reductions required, the other half will have to come through renewable jet fuel.  So if we hope to decarbonise the...

  • 28 May 2019
  • |
  • Lisbon, Portugal

Planning for the renewable future: Long-term modelling and tools to expand variable renewable power in emerging economies

This report highlights the findings from AVRIL (“Addressing Variable Renewable Energy in Long-term Energy Planning”), a project by IRENA that has identified the best practices in long-term planning and modelling to represent high shares of VRE. 

  • January 2017
  • |
  • Power, Energy Transition
  • |
  • English, Japanese

Renewable Energy Country Profiles for the European Union

This collection of country profiles takes stock of the latest developments in renewables at a country level around the European Union.

  • June 2013
  • |
  • Statistics
  • |
  • English
  • |
  • Austria, Belgium

30 Years of Policies for Wind Energy: Lessons from 12 Wind Energy Markets

Wind energy has emerged in recent years as a prominent power source in some of the world’s leading markets. Successful wind development hinges on a range of policy and regulatory decisions. A joint report from the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) provides insights into the policy design decisions taken in important...

  • January 2013
  • |
  • Policy
  • |
  • English
  • |
  • Brazil, China

Statistical Profiles

These profiles have been produced to provide an overview of developments in renewable energy in different countries and areas. View specific information on renewable energy consumption, electricity capacity and generation, renewable energy policies, renewable resource potential and more. Select a location from the list of profiles below grouped by...

  • 06 December 2020

Sustainable Energy For All Forum

The Sustainable Energy for All Forum returned in 2018 as a landmark, annual gathering celebrating the great work organizations and individuals all around the world are doing to bring affordable, clean energy to all and power a revolution in energy productivity. IRENA was invited to participate in panels on Bioenergy for Sustainable Development and African Biomass Data...

  • 02 – 03 May 2018
  • |
  • Off-grid for Energy Access
  • |
  • Lisbon, Porgual

Africa Energy Forum - Introducing Open Solar Contracts

At the Africa Energy Forum, IRENA and the Terrawatt Initiative launched Open Solar Contracts for a final consultation with the industry.

  • 11 – 14 June 2019
  • |
  • Policy
  • |
  • Lisbon, Portugal