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

Energy Transition: from Commitment to Action

IRENA has launched a global campaign that aims to raise awareness about the transition, and encourage leaders and citizens to #ChooseAction.

  • December 2021

Mobilising Youth to Implement the Outcomes of COP26

This virtual event brought young leaders from around the world together to explore the lessons learned from Pre-COP & COP26 and the steps ahead so that youth leaders remain engaged in the energy transition. 

  • December 2021

Better Understanding of Rooftop Solar PV Installation Can Support Increased Deployment

In light of the increasing interest in rooftop solar PV, IRENA developed a series of training materials on rooftop solar PV deployment.

  • December 2021

Empowering Communities to Reap the Multiple Benefits of Renewable Energy

The participation and ownership by citizens or members of a defined community in a renewable energy project creates local socio-economic value and helps foster more positive attitudes towards renewables.

  • November 2021

IRENA at COP26: Increasing Momentum for Urgent Energy Transition Action

COP26 yielded important results, while at the same time leaving no doubt that even more ambitious action will be needed if we have any hope of holding temperature rise to 1.5° C.

  • November 2021

Building Enhanced Climate Ambitions with Renewable Energy

IRENA analysis found that of the total 194 NDCs, 143 mention quantified renewable energy targets; 109 consider quantified renewable energy targets in the power sector; while 31 NDCs mention quantified renewable energy targets for direct heat and/or...

  • November 2021

Disrupting the Status Quo: Accelerating the Global Energy Transition for a 1.5°C Future

Under the auspices of the Marrakesh Partnership for Global Climate Action and in cooperation with the High-Level Climate Champions, IRENA took the lead in organising the event that aimed at catalysing and showcasing accelerated action to meet the...

  • November 2021

A Steep Path to 1.5°C Needs Leadership

World Energy Transitions Outlook outlines a 1.5°C Pathway to sustainability, climate resilience and prosperity. Bold choices of global leaders can put it into action. 

  • November 2021