IRENA Members Launch New Framework on Project Facilitation

IRENA held its first meeting of the “Collaborative Framework on Project Facilitation to Support the Energy Transition”.

  • May 2022

IRENA Members Call for Hydrogen Trade Beyond Borders

The Collaborative Framework on Green Hydrogen witnessed a high level of engagement by private actors and government representatives from member countries who discussed the role of international hydrogen trade.

  • May 2022

Patents for Green Hydrogen Technology on the Rise

The IRENA-EPO joint report uses patent statistics to reveal the trends and dynamism in the field of hydrogen that can be produced using renewable electricity via electrolysis.

  • May 2022

The Big Impact of Mini-Grids in Mali’s Rural Areas

Solar mini-grids are not only a viable option for last-mile communities but are also at the heart of economic development and improved healthcare in those areas.

  • May 2022

IRENA Members Advance Global Agenda on the Geopolitics of Energy Transformation

Co-facilitated by Germany and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the fifth meeting of the Collaborative Framework on the Geopolitics of Energy Transformation was attended by over 70 participants from Members and States in Accession.

  • May 2022

What We Do Today Affects Tomorrow: SIDS Youth Embrace Renewables

Although vulnerable to the severest impacts of a warming planet, SIDS have historically contributed the least to global carbon emissions.

  • April 2022

Ocean Renewables: Powering the Blue Economy

Offshore renewables can play a key role in harnessing the benefits of the blue economy for sustainable development in SIDS, said IRENA Director-General Francesco La Camera, at the Our Oceans conference held in Palau.

  • April 2022

In an Indonesian Village, Solar Light Drives Gender-Equitable Economy and Improves Welfare

With significant renewable energy potential, Indonesia is poised to achieve its target of 23 per cent share of renewables in total energy consumption by 2025 – if policy, technology, and finance are in place to support it.

  • April 2022

How an Accelerated Transition to Renewables Can Mitigate the Energy and Climate Crisis?

World Energy Transitions Outlook 2022 outlines priority actions till 2030 to stay on a 1.5°C pathway to sustainability, climate resilience and energy security.

  • March 2022

IRENA Members Pave Way for New Cooperation on Critical Materials

A new IRENA platform has been launched to exchange knowledge, best practices, and coordinate actions to ensure that the scarcity of minerals and materials does not threaten the accelerated deployment of renewable energy.

  • March 2022