As we enter a new decade during which significant carbon emission reductions need to be made, 2019 presents a picture of positive momentum. See 20 reminders of how energy transformation advanced in 2019.
A new LAC region initiative coordinated by the Latin American Energy Organization (OLADE) and announced to the global community at COP25, sets a regional goal of reaching at least 70 per cent of renewable energy in electricity in by 2030.
Through its initiative, IRENA provides platforms to support: the development of policy frameworks; the identification of potential renewable energy resources; project facilitation; capacity building; and helping island countries find financial and...
The event brought together over 200 participants from across Latin America and abroad to inspire and inform the broader and faster uptake of innovative solutions in the power sector.
Growing cities need power, heat and water in rapidly rising quantities. Argentina’s third largest city, Rosario, with a population approaching a million, is encouraging widespread use of solar water heaters as a way to help meet its energy...
IRENA and partners pilot for the first time at a regional level a system to encourage investment in geothermal projects.
Strong partnerships vital for accelerating Cuba’s energy transformation and realising renewable energy goals.
Renewable energy adoption in Argentina has seen positive progress since the establishment and introduction of Plan RenovAR in 2016.
Central American countries seek to bring geothermal to the forefront of future energy development plans.
Leaders of the world’s biggest economies envision renewables' key role in economic growth.