Meet the Permanent Representative of Tonga to IRENA

IRENA spoke to the Permanent Representative of Tonga to the Agency, His Excellency Honourable 'Akau'ola, to learn more about the country’s ambitions and the importance of private sector involvement to the energy transition.

  • December 2020

Through Renewables, Islands Seek to Turn Urgency into Opportunity

New IRENA tools and platforms to aid energy transition among small island states seek to turn urgency into opportunity.

  • January 2018

Pacific Leaders’ meet to discuss Energy Roadmaps

IRENA participated in the Pacific Leaders’ Energy Summit, organised by the Tongan Government, on 21-22 March in Nuku’alofa, Tonga. The event enabled leaders from the Pacific islands to share their experience in their efforts to accelerate the...

  • April 2013

One year after the official Signing Ceremony of the 2010-2020 Tonga Energy Road Map (TERM) in Abu Dhabi

One year after the official Signing Ceremony of the 2010-2020 Tonga Energy Road Map (TERM) in Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates the Government of the Kingdom of Tonga the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and several development partners met...

  • June 2011

A new Energy Roadmap for the kingdom of Tonga

Abu Dhabi, UAE - IRENA (International Renewable Energy Agency) and the Kingdom of Tonga will hold an official Signing Ceremony in Abu Dhabi on June 24th to mark a successful collaboration on the 2010-2020 Tonga Energy RoadMap.

  • June 2010

Tonga, Serbia and Denmark ratified the IRENA Statute

Berlin, Germany - On 04 February 2010, Tonga and Serbia ratified the IRENA Statute, Denmark joined one day later on 05 February.

  • February 2010

IRENA Supports Tonga’s Transition to Renewable Energy

 New York, USA -  Hélène Pelosse, Director-General of IRENA met with a delegation from the Kingdom of Tonga during Climate Week in New York.

  • September 2009