Site-Specific Assessment of Bioenergy Potential is Now Possible with IRENA's Bioenergy Simulator

The Bioenergy Simulator is a web-based geospatial tool that allows users to understand bioenergy potential and related issues in a specific selected area.

  • March 2022

An African Green Deal to Deliver Prosperous Future

The energy transition is also a roadmap to clean industrialisation and economic independence in Africa. Here is how a comprehensive ‘green deal’ could get the continent there.

  • February 2022

IRENA and China State Grid Pave Way Towards Smart Electrification

The joint workshop gathered speakers and energy experts from IRENA, the State Grid Corporation of China (SGCC) and State Grid Energy Research Institute (SGERI).

  • February 2022

Global Council on SDG 7 Sets Youth-focused Agenda

IRENA Global Council on Enabling Youth Action for SDG 7 brings together 18 young leaders, government representatives, expert practitioners and delegates from different institutions and regions, to develop and adopt an action plan with concrete...

  • February 2022

Rooftop Solar Power in Uganda: Changing Lives, One Family at A Time

To analyse the potential usage and investment needs of installing rooftop solar PV on different structures, the Municipality of Kasese in Uganda received IRENA’s support through the use of SolarCity Simulator.

  • February 2022

IRENA Invites Students to Apply for the Spring 2022 Cohort of the Student Leaders Programme

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) has launched the spring 2022 cohort of its Student Leaders Programme. The traineeship runs for a period of three months and is open to undergraduate and postgraduate students.

  • February 2022

2022 IRENA Youth Forum: Global Youth Gather to Spur Action on Energy Transition

Young leaders from around the world issued a clear call for action at the 2022 IRENA Youth Forum.

  • January 2022

Global Community Urges Energy Transition Action After COP26

Ministers, heads of international organisations, and private actors welcomed commitments made in Glasgow but stressed the need for urgent action as they debated outcomes of COP26 and the High-Level Dialogue on Energy, at a high-level meeting convened...

  • January 2022

IRENA Twelfth Assembly Live

IRENA 12th Assembly, 15-16 January 2021. See the Full Programme

  • January 2022

IRENA 12A: Pre-Assembly Live Coverage

3rd edition of the IRENA Youth Forum: Youth-led Solutions to Accelerate the Energy Transition and Achieve Climate Objectives 7th IRENA Legislators Forum: Parliamentary and Regulatory Actions to Drive National Energy Transition Policies: From...

  • January 2022