Planning and prospects for renewable power: West Africa

Low-cost renewable energy, especially from solar photovoltaic (PV) installations, has become an increasingly important part of West Africa’s electricity supply. This report outlines three broad scenarios for the growth of renewables in the region’s power systems, particularly in relation to key national and regional targets.

  • November 2018
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  • Power
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  • English, French
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  • Benin, Cote D'Ivoire

Synergies between Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency

A joint working paper from the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and the Copenhagen Centre on Energy Efficiency (C2E2) illuminates crucial synergies that can help to ensure a sustainable global energy future.

  • August 2015
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  • English
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  • Mauritania

Renewable Energy Country Profiles for Africa

This collection of country profiles takes stock of the latest developments in renewables at a country level around Africa.

  • November 2011
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  • English
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  • Algeria, Angola