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Joint FAO-IRENA Report on Renewable Energy for Agri-food Systems Launched at COP26

Report tables recommendations for decision makers in pursuit of Sustainable Development Goals and the Paris Agreement.
  • November 2021

IRENA and World Economic Forum Launch Green Hydrogen Toolbox at COP26

New roadmaps on green hydrogen support policy makers to enable net zero commitments.
  • November 2021

Ten Years of IRENA in Germany

Agency celebrates 10th anniversary of Innovation and Technology Centre in Bonn.
  • October 2021

IRENA and Siemens Energy Sign Partnership Agreement

Under the agreement, the organisations will strengthen collaboration on the application of technology to advance and deepen the transition to renewable energy around the world.
  • May 2021

Making Green Hydrogen a Cost-Competitive Climate Solution

As global economies turn increasingly carbon neutral, IRENA drives hydrogen agenda and sees renewable hydrogen at least cost possible within decade.
  • December 2020

IRENA Innovation Week Brings Leaders Together to Shape the Future Energy System

Participants from more than 80 countries explore the disruptive innovations in digitalisation and decentralisation that are transforming energy systems around the world.
  • September 2018

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International Renewable Energy Agency Opens Seventh Assembly

Government officials from more than 150 countries and leaders from international organisations, the private sector and civil society are gathering today and tomorrow in Abu Dhabi for the Seventh Assembly of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) to chart a pathway to a sustainable energy future.
  • January 2017

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Falling Costs and Tech Innovations Will Drive Offshore Wind Power Boom

Offshore wind power has the potential to grow from just 13 gigawatts (GW) in 2015, to 100 GW in 2030, according to new analysis from the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA).
  • October 2016

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Off-Grid Renewables Offer Unprecedented Opportunity to Achieve 100% Energy Access

Key stakeholders from the off-grid renewable energy sector – including policy makers, the private sector, financiers, and development institutions – will gather in Nairobi, Kenya from 30 September to 1 October 2016, to push forward the global off-grid agenda. The third International Off-grid Renewable Energy Conference and Exhibition (IOREC), organised by the International...
  • September 2016

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IRENA Conference Set to Boost Off-Grid Renewable Energy Development Worldwide

Third International Off-Grid Renewable Energy Conference will convene key players in Nairobi to drive global off-grid agenda
  • August 2016