Renewable Energy Can Be Strengthened in Next Round of Climate Negotiations

10 November 2017 | Press Release

Nationally Determined Contributions under Paris Agreement must reflect growing business case and global momentum for renewables 


  • REthinking Energy 2015: Renewables are the most affordable energy in many parts of the world
  • REthinking Energy 2015: Scaling-up renewables will employ millions
  • REthinking Energy: Millions die prematurely to air pollution
  • In 2016, global renewable energy capacity grew 8.7% to more than 2,006 GW
  • Renewables are cheaper than fossil fuels and help the climate
  • Renewables are the first-choice option for expanding, upgrading and modernising power systems