Map Your Energy, Tweet and Win!

16 September 2015| Articles

Show your Twitter chops, learn more about renewable energy potentials worldwide, AND enter to win a Crosskase solar charging backpack with just one Tweet!

Between now and 30 September, download IRENA’s Global Atlas pocket - a free mobile tool that can show you the renewable energy potential for any location in the world - and complete the following steps to enter:

  1. Open the app and select a location
  2. Add a layer of the renewable energy technology of your choice
  3. Share the map on Twitter
  4. Hashtag your country or region, the energy source, and add to the existing text in the share window. Make sure to include the #GlobalAtlas hashtag and @IRENA in your entry.
  5. Tweet it!

10 winners will be chosen from the participants, plus one winner for the Tweet with the most re-Tweets.

Here are a few examples:

Mapping renewable energy potential around the world through @IRENA’s #GlobalAtlas #solar #Mali

Mapping renewable energy potential around the world through @IRENA’s #GlobalAtlas #wind #Japan

The Global Atlas pocket is now available on all platforms including BlackBerry® 10, iOS, Android™ and Windows Phone®. Download the Global Atlas pocket for free:

The Global Atlas pocket app combines 1,000 maps from 67 governments and 50 data centres to provide reliable information on renewable energy resources, from major cities, to isolated islands, to remote deserts. It transforms your mobile device into a prospector for renewable energy. To learn how to use the app, watch the tutorial: