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Renewables and Improved Cooling Technologies Key to Reducing India's Water Use

New IRENA-WRI analysis finds that urgent action can significantly lower intensities of water withdrawal and consumption, while substantially reducing carbon emissions intensity by 2030.

  • January 2018
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  • Press Releases

IRENA, Abu Dhabi provide 25 mln USD for green energy in Africa

  • 14 January 2018
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  • Xinhua (China)
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  • IRENA In the News

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Investments in Renewables: IRENA Analyses Where that Money is, and isn’t, Coming From

New report identifies the investment trends driving global energy transformation.

  • January 2018
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  • Articles

New Global Commission to Examine Geopolitics of Energy Transformation

IRENA Commission to analyse how energy transformation driven by renewables will impact foreign policies and geopolitics

  • January 2018
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  • Press Releases

Running on renewables transforming transportation through renewable technologies

Ministerial Roundtable explores links between an increasingly electrified transport sector and accelerated renewable energy deployment, with a view to scaling up the use of renewables in e-mobility.

  • January 2018
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  • Articles

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
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  • Articles

IRENA Eighth Assembly Live Blog

Rolling coverage of IRENA Eighth Assembly events as they happen.

  • January 2018
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ADFD Approves USD25 Million for Solar PV Projects in Mauritius and Rwanda

Projects selected via IRENA/ADFD Project Facility will support poverty alleviation through renewable energy.

  • January 2018
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  • Press Releases

Fossil fuels blown away by wind in cost terms: study

  • 13 January 2018
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  • AFP (France)
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  • IRENA In the News