Renewable Energy Efforts Scaled-Up in Central America

National and regional stakeholders met in Panama to discuss the methodologies used in CECCA and to validate the findings from IRENA’s RRA Panama.

  • July 2017

Fiji, Vanuatu and the Marshall Islands Can Win Big with Renewables

The Pacific Islands are perhaps best known for their beautiful beaches, azure waters and rich sea life, but they are rich in something else as well: renewable energy.

  • July 2015

By 2020, Djibouti Can Meet 100% of Energy Demand Through Renewables

This month, Djibouti became the first country in East Africa to conduct an evaluation of its renewable energy potential with the assistance of IRENA. During a workshop held on 17-18 May, IRENA staff presented the findings of the Djibouti...

  • May 2015

Renewables Key to Achieving Socio-Economic Development in Swaziland

Locally-generated renewable energy could reduce electricity costs, improve energy access and increase Swaziland’s energy independence.

  • March 2015

Peru Advances Renewable Energy Plans

While the RRA process helps shape appropriate policy and regulatory choices, each country determines which renewable energy sources and technologies are relevant and consistent with national priorities.

  • December 2014

Mozambique, Senegal, Kiribati, Grenada map clean energy future

A new series of game-changing assessments to help countries transition to renewable energy was launched today by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) during the World Future Energy Summit in Abu Dhabi. The world’s first four...

  • January 2013