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Renewable Energy Auctions: Analysing 2016 (External Content)

Renewable Energy Auctions: Analysing 2016 (External Content)

At least 67 countries had used auctions for renewable energy contracts by mid-2016, up from less than 10 in 2005. This auctions report from the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) provides key updates on this crucial mechanism for price discover ...
Water Use in India’s Power Generation: Impact of renewables and improved cooling technologies to 2030. 2017 (External Content)

Water Use in India’s Power Generation: Impact of renewables and improved cooling technologies to 2030. 2017 (External Content)

This study analyses the prospective impact of renewable energy deployment, along with recently mandated changes to power plant cooling systems, on water use in India’s electricity sector. Looking at the expected freshwater intensity of non-hydro power gen ...
Cost-competitive renewable power generation: Potential across South East Europe 2017(External Content)

Cost-competitive renewable power generation: Potential across South East Europe 2017(External Content)

Renewable energy has long been used in South East Europe, whether as fuelwood for heating or in the form of hydroelectric power generation. More recently, governments from Slovenia to Ukraine have pledged to shift to renewables to replace ageing fossil-ba ...
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RENEWABLES 2016 GLOBAL STATUS REPORT (External Content)

The year 2015 was an extraordinary one for renewable energy, with the largest global capacity additions seen to date, although challenges remain, particularly beyond the power sector. The year saw several developments that all have a bearing on renewable ...
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Tracking Clean Energy Progress 2016 (External Content)

The annual Tracking Clean Energy Progress (TCEP) report highlights the development and deployment of key clean energy technologies year on year. An excerpt of the publication Energy Technology Perspectives (ETP), which lays out pathways towards a sustaina ...

SADC Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Status Report 2015(External Content)

SADC’s main source of renewable energy for electricity generation is large-scale hydropower. However, interest in solar (particularly photovoltaics) and wind energy technologies is growing, ranging from small-scale household PV panel arrays, to large-scal ...

2014 JRC ocean energy status report-Technology, market and economic aspects of ocean energy in Europe (External content)

Oceans and seas have the potential to play a significant role in providing clean energy. Different technologies are currently being developed to ensure a long-term contribution of ocean energy to the future energy system. Among the different ocean energy t ...

Energy balance sheets - Statistical books - 2011-2012, 2014 edition (External content)

The current publication presents the simplified energy balance sheets for the reference year 2012 and time series of key elements of energy balances for the years 1990, 1995, 2000, 2005, 2010, 2011 and 2012. Energy data are available for all Member States ...

Overview of European innovation activities in marine energy technology (External content)

This report aims to provide an overview of the research capabilities for innovation activities in marine energy within Europe in 2011. The sector features intense product innovation, embodied by the development of diverse marine- energy devices, which is d ...

Medium-Term Renewable Energy Market Report 2013 (External Content)

The Medium-Term Renewable Energy Market Report 2013 assesses market trends for the renewable electricity, biofuels for transport and renewable heat sectors, identifying drivers and challenges to deployment, and making projections through 2018. The analysi ...

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