Agency to present grid integration solutions that can support the rapid scale up of variable renewable energy in G20 power systems.
More countries tapped into the socio-economic gains of the energy transition.
The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) today signed a supplementary agreement to the headquarters agreement with the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
The cost of renewable energy has tumbled even further over the past year, to the point where almost every source of green energy can now compete on cost with oil, coal and gas-fired power plants, according to new data released today.
Electricity generated by onshore wind and solar photovoltaic (PV) technologies will in the next year be consistently cheaper than from any fossil fuel source, a report showed on Wednesday, boosting the case for energy sources that don’t emit carbon.
Solar and wind are set to provide cheaper electricity than fossil fuels by 2020, IRENA’s latest report on power generation costs shows.
Vancouver is leading this urban energy transformation by committing itself to 100% renewables by 2050 through an ambitious, well-defined roadmap for a sustainable, carbon-free future.
More People Have Access to Electricity Than Ever Before, but World Is Falling Short of Sustainable Energy Goals
IRENA analysis explores the potential and impact of smart charging electric vehicles on the energy transition.