Future of solar photovoltaic

This study presents options to fully unlock the world’s vast solar PV potential over the period until 2050. It builds on IRENA’s global roadmap to scale up renewables and meet climate goals.

  • November 2019
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  • Energy Transition
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  • English, Spanish

People, Planet and Prosperity

This booklet outlines why accelerating the uptake of renewable energy is key to a climate-safe future.

  • July 2019
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  • Benefits, Energy Transition
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  • English, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Russian, Portuguese

Renewable Energy Statistics 2019

IRENA produces comprehensive, reliable data sets on renewable energy capacity and use worldwide. This is the 2019 edition. 

  • July 2019
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  • Statistics
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  • English, French, Spanish

Personas, Planeta y Prosperidad

Este folleto describe por qué una adopción acelerada de las energías renovables es una solución clave para un escenario climáticamente seguro.

  • July 2019
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  • Energy Transition, Benefits
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  • Spanish, English, Chinese, $name, French, German, Japanese, Russian, Portuguese

Renewable Capacity Statistics 2019

This statistical publication presents renewable power generation capacity statistics for the for the last decade (2009-2018).

  • March 2019
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  • Statistics
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  • English, French, Spanish

Innovation landscape for a renewable-powered future

This report maps and categorises innovative solutions to integrate renewables. It brings together insights on key innovations to facilitate higher shares of solar and wind in the power sector.

  • February 2019
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  • Innovation, Power
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  • English, French, Spanish, Chinese

Renewable Energy: A Gender Perspective

This report examines the question of gender equity throughout sector. Building on a ground-breaking survey, it finds that much remains to be done to boost women’s participation and allow talents to be fully utilised.  

  • January 2019
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  • Policy, Energy Transition
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  • English, Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian, Spanish

Panama power system flexibility assessment

Panama engaged with the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) to carry out a flexibility analysis for the power system considering a high penetration of Variable Renewable Energy (VRE).

  • January 2019
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  • Energy Transition
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  • English, Spanish
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  • Panama

Evaluación de la Flexibilidad del Sistema Eléctrico de Panamá

Panamá ha colaborado con la Agencia Internacional de Energías Renovables (IRENA) para llevar acabo un análisis de flexibilidad del sistema eléctrico. El estudio con la herramienta FlexTool de IRENA para este país considera las implicaciones de una alta penetración de energía solar y eólica, o energía renovable...

  • December 2018
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  • Energy Transition
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  • Spanish
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  • Panama

Colombia power system flexibility assessment

Colombia engaged with the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) to assess the flexibility of the electricity mix proposed in their latest national expansion plan which pointed to VRE penetration exceeding IRENA’s Renewable Energy Roadmaps (REmap) estimates.

  • November 2018
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  • Energy Transition
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  • English, Spanish
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  • Colombia