Renewable Energy Can Account for 37% of Thailand’s Energy Mix by 2036

More ambitious renewable energy deployment could save over USD 9 billion annually  
  • December 2017

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Renewables Hold Great Promise for Philippines

IRENA recommends concrete actions for renewable energy deployment
  • March 2017

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Antigua and Barbuda in Strong Position to Accelerate Renewable Energy Deployment

Developing Antigua and Barbuda’s abundant renewable energy resources will enable the country to meet a large share of its energy demand sustainably with renewables, according to a report released by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA).
  • December 2016

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IRENA & Central American Countries Join Forces to Integrate Renewables into Regional Power Systems

A one-week series of workshops designed to support the deployment of renewable energy in Central America will conclude tomorrow in Panama City.
  • October 2016

IRENA Steps Up Engagement with Pacific Islands to accelerate renewable energy technology deployment

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) is strengthening its engagement with the Pacific region by organising a three-day workshop on renewable energy solutions for islands.
  • November 2015

Africa Can Quadruple Share of Renewable Energy by 2030

The African continent could generate nearly a quarter of its energy needs through the use of indigenous, clean, renewable energy by 2030, according to a new report by IRENA.
  • October 2015

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Mauritania is Well Positioned to Fuel Economic Growth with Renewable Energy

Developing Mauritania’s significant renewable energy resources will allow the country to grow its local economy and improve access to energy, according to a report released today by IRENA, in association with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
  • September 2015

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Renewable Energy Can Unlock Socio-Economic Benefits for Islands, IRENA Reports Find

Developing the vast renewable energy resources of Fiji, the Marshall Islands and Vanuatu would provide substantial socio-economic benefits for their citizens, according to three reports released today by IRENA.
  • July 2015

Djibouti Can Meet 100% of Energy Demand Through Renewables by 2020

Developing Djibouti’s significant renewable energy resources will allow the country to reach its goal of sourcing 100 per cent of its energy from renewables by 2020, according to a report released today by IRENA.
  • May 2015

Renewable Energy Key to Achieving Socio-Economic Development in Swaziland, Says New IRENA Report

Developing Swaziland’s vast renewable energy resources would provide substantial socio-economic benefits for its population, according to a new report by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). The Swaziland Renewables Readiness Assessment estimates that bagasse, a by-product of the local sugar industry, could meet half of all domestic electricity demand, while solar...
  • March 2015