April 2017
Renewable Energy Prospects for the Russian Federation (REmap working paper) 2017 (External Content)

Renewable Energy Prospects for the Russian Federation (REmap working paper) 2017 (External Content)

The Russian Federation has set out to increase and diversify its use of renewables, particularly for power generation. Under current plans and policies, renewables would reach nearly 5% of total final energy consumption by 2030   Accelerated deployment, h ...
Solar PV in Africa: Costs and Markets (External Content)

Solar PV in Africa: Costs and Markets (External Content)

Africa has abundant renewable energy resources. Traditionally reliant on hydropower, the continent is turning to solar photovoltaics (PV) to bolster energy security and support rapid economic growth in a sustainable manner. With recent substantial cost re ...
Renewables Global Futures Report 2017 (External Content)

Renewables Global Futures Report 2017 (External Content)

This new REN21 Renewables Global Futures Report presents views of 114 renowned energy experts from around the world, on the feasibility and challenges of achieving a 100% renewable energy future. Their thoughts are grouped into 12 Great Debates ranging fr ...
Renewables Readiness Assessment: The Philippines 2017 (External Content)

Renewables Readiness Assessment: The Philippines 2017 (External Content)

Like many countries in South East Asia, the Philippines faces twin challenges of population growth and rising energy demand. Dependent on imports for nearly half its primary energy supply, the country is highly exposed to oil price volatility. Frequent tr ...