Renewable Energy Jobs Hit 12.7 Million Globally

New report confirms growth in renewable jobs despite multiple crises and calls for targeted industrial strategies to create stable supply chains and ‘good jobs’.
  • September 2022

International ‘Collaboration Gap’ Threatens to Undermine Climate Progress and Delay Net Zero

New report sets out urgent priorities to rapidly make more clean technologies the most affordable options in key sectors.
  • September 2022

ASEAN Can Cover Two-Thirds of Energy Demand with Renewables

Southeast Asia can save energy costs of up to USD 160 billion addressing energy security and climate risks through energy transition, says IRENA.
  • September 2022

IRENA and Industry Leaders Launch the Alliance for Industry Decarbonization

IRENA, co-founding partner Siemens Energy and 12 companies across all industry sectors have launched the global Alliance for Industry Decarbonization.
  • September 2022

First IRENA Investment Forum Kicks Off in Southeast Asia

The first-ever Investment Forum organised by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) takes place from 31 August to 1 September 2022 in Bali.
  • August 2022

Renewable Power Remains Cost-Competitive amid Fossil Fuel Crisis

New IRENA report shows almost two-thirds of renewable power added in 2021 had lower costs than the cheapest coal-fired options in G20 countries.
  • July 2022

A Quarter of Global Hydrogen Set for Trading by 2050

Green hydrogen trade can provide a low-cost alternative that diversifies energy imports and improves energy security, says new IRENA report.
  • July 2022

IRENA and OPEC Fund Join Forces to Unlock Investment in Energy Transition

IRENA and OPEC Fund are ramping up efforts to advance renewable energy investment and enable access to sustainable finance in emerging and developing economies.
  • June 2022

IRENA’s Climate Finance Platform Enters Next Phase

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) signed agreements with the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) and The Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company (known as Masdar).
  • June 2022

IRENA and RCREEE Strengthen Energy Transition Collaboration in MENA Region

IRENA head signs new agreement with RCREEE Executive Director; hails ability of renewables to safeguard “future generations”.
  • June 2022