With 159 Members, IRENA plays a leading role in the energy transformation as a centre of excellence for knowledge and innovation, a global voice for renewables, a network hub and a source of advice and support for countries.
19 November 2018 | Articles
Renewables are, in combination with energy efficiency, the key to uncoupling economic growth from an increase in emissions. IRENA analysis estimates that G20 countries hold 75% of the global...
15 November 2018 | Articles
Governing body discusses energy access, corporate sourcing, the energy transition, and the future direction of the Agency.
14 November 2018 | Press Releases
Seventh funding cycle of IRENA/ADFD Project Facility is now open for applications from government-backed projects in developing countries.
The SIDS Lighthouses Initiative helps small islands create big solutions to climate challenges with renewable energy. During phase 1 participating islands mobilised USD 500 million and installed over 250 megawatts (MW) of solar PV and 50 MW of wind power. SIDS Lighthouses 2.0 will take the sustainable energy transformation of islands to the next level.