ShowHide Filter
Publication Type

Regional Market Analysis: Southeast Europe

This report analyses the regional energy landscape, potential and costs, policy and investment needs, and expected socio-economic impact from a shift to renewables.

  • December 2019
  • |
  • Energy Transition
  • |
  • English
  • |
  • Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Advanced biofuels: What holds them back?

Advanced liquid biofuels are important for low-carbon transport development. A survey of industry executives highlights regulatory uncertainty as a key market barrier.

  • November 2019
  • |
  • Transport, Energy Transition
  • |
  • English

Zhangjiakou Energy Transformation Strategy 2050

The municipal authorities for Zhangjiakou City, in co-operation with the China National Renewable Energy Centre (CNREC) and IRENA, have adopted an ambitious 30-year roadmap to phase out coal-fired power generation and scale up solar and wind power instead.

  • November 2019
  • |
  • Energy Transition
  • |
  • English
  • |
  • China

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
  • |
  • Energy Transition
  • |
  • English, Spanish

Future of wind

This study presents options to speed up the deployment of wind power, both onshore and offshore, until 2050. It builds on IRENA’s global roadmap to scale up renewables and meet climate goals.

  • October 2019
  • |
  • Energy Transition
  • |
  • English

Évaluation de L’état de Préparation aux Énergies Renouvelables : Mali

Les conclusions de l’évaluation de l’état de préparation aux énergies renouvelables (RRA) soulignent les obstacles majeurs qui entravent le déploiement généralisé des systèmes d’energie renouvelable. Elles identifient des actions critiques qui pourraient avoir un impact significatif sur...

  • September 2019
  • |
  • Energy Transition
  • |
  • French, English
  • |
  • Mali

Transforming the energy system

The world needs USD 110 trillion worth of energy investments by 2050 for a climate-safe system. Currently planned fossil-fuel investments must be largely redirected into renewables, efficiency and other clean technologies.

  • September 2019
  • |
  • Energy Transition, Climate Change
  • |
  • English

Navigating the way to a renewable future: Solutions to decarbonise shipping

This report explores the impact of maritime shipping on carbon-dioxide emissions, the structure of the shipping sector, and key areas that need to be addressed to reduce the sector’s carbon footprint.

  • September 2019
  • |
  • Transport
  • |
  • English

Enabling Technologies: Innovation Landscape

These briefs explore enabling technologies for large-scale use of solar and wind power. Building on a wider Innovation Landscape study, the set covers innovations in batteries, electric vehicle charging, artificial intelligence, Blockchain and other technologies.

  • September 2019
  • |
  • Innovation
  • |
  • English

People, Planet and Prosperity

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

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