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Ministers, Mayors, CEOs Announce Huge Push on Clean and Efficient Energy

The Energy Action Day, which took place ahead of the UN High-Level Dialogue on Energy, aimed to accelerate collective action towards net-zero and climate-resilient energy systems.
  • September 2021

IRENA and Hydrogen Council Forge Alliance to Scale Up Hydrogen Across the Energy System

Two parties agree to accelerate the clean energy transition through the deployment of hydrogen solutions.
  • September 2021

Indigenous Resources Key to Energy Security and Universal Access in Botswana

IRENA assessment presents concrete findings to support renewables deployment and realisation of economic and social goals.
  • August 2021

IRENA and World Government Summit Sign Partnership to Advance Energy Transition

Two parties will use convening power to advance solutions and build cooperation to support governments as they pursue sustainable development.
  • August 2021

IRENA’s World Energy Transitions Outlook Re-Writes Energy Narrative for a Net Zero World

Change in investments, capital markets and policies tabled to realise energy transition dividend of 122 million energy jobs by 2050.
  • June 2021

IRENA and China Sign Landmark Co-operation to Address Climate Change

New MoU between IRENA and China’s Ministry of Ecology and Environment promotes carbon neutrality through renewables.
  • June 2021

Togo Inaugurates 50MW Solar Plant Financed Under IRENA-ADFD Facility

The new plant has the capacity to power provide electricity to 158,000 homes and small businesses, significantly reducing the country’s dependence on firewood, charcoal, and fuel imports for energy consumption.
  • June 2021

Majority of New Renewables Undercut Cheapest Fossil Fuel on Cost

Countries urged to power past coal as new report confirms renewables would bring cost savings of USD 156 billion to emerging economies.
  • June 2021

IRENA and the UN Agree to Advance Renewables in Peacekeeping Operations

Partnership between UN Department of Operational Support and IRENA to advance use of renewables in UN peacekeeping missions and host countries.
  • June 2021

Morocco and IRENA Partner to Boost Renewables and Green Hydrogen Development

IRENA will and Morocco will work closely to advance the national green hydrogen economy as the country aims to become a major green hydrogen producer and exporter.
  • June 2021