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

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

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

IRENA and OLADE Reinforce Commitment to Boost Renewables in Latin America and the Caribbean

OLADE and IRENA have signed a new agreement to work closely in efforts to scale up the deployment of renewable energy in the Latin American and Caribbean region as it pursues ambitious 2030 goals.
  • November 2021

UAE and IRENA Launch USD 1 billion Global Finance Platform to Accelerate Renewable Energy

Energy Transition Accelerator Financing (ETAF) Platform secures US$400 million anchor funding from Abu Dhabi Fund for Development as first strategic partner.
  • November 2021

IRENA and Climate Investment Funds Partner to Advance the Energy Transition

CIF and IRENA will join forces to accelerate investment in clean energy globally. A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed today by CIF’s CEO Mafalda Duarte and IRENA’s General Director, Francesco La Camera during a virtual signing ceremony.
  • October 2021

Green Hydrogen Fuels to Enable Up to 80 per cent of Global Shipping Emission Cuts by 2050

Green hydrogen-based fuels set to be the backbone for the sector’s decarbonisation, IRENA says.
  • October 2021

IRENA and UNICEF Join Forces to Empower Youth for a Sustainable Future

Partners agree to promote access to renewable energy for children and amplify voices of youth to drive the global energy transition.
  • October 2021