Renewable energy adoption in Argentina has seen positive progress since the establishment and introduction of Plan RenovAR in 2016
Central American countries seek to bring geothermal to the forefront of future energy development plans.
Leaders of the world’s biggest economies envision renewables' key role in economic growth.
National and regional stakeholders met in Panama to discuss the methodologies used in CECCA and to validate the findings from IRENA’s RRA Panama.
Covering the surface area of China and the USA combined and home to around 600 million people, Latin America is rich in resources.
On 8 November 2016, H.E. Mr. Raul Sendic, Vice-President of Uruguay, visited IRENA’s headquarters to show his support for the Agency and engage with IRENA’s Director-General, Adnan Z. Amin.
“Cities are realising that renewables offer an effective means to address climate change and reduce air pollution, while helping solve a host of social, economic and environmental challenges,” says IRENA Director-General, Adnan Z. Amin....
For millennia, the vast majority of the world’s population lived in the countryside. But today more than 54% of the world’s population lives in cities. one of the most pressing challenges this brings is making sure that cities, which...
To help drive the needed energy transition in cities, IRENA and the governments of Ecuador, Germany and the UAE will host a full-day event on the sidelines of the upcoming UN Habitat III meeting in Quito, Ecuador.
Today, the US Department of Energy and the US State Department announced a new initiative to help boost renewables on islands. The Energy Transition Initiative Pacific Program will help Pacific islands move away from costly imported fuels and towards...