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Renewable Energy Prospects for India (REmap working paper) 2017 (External Content)

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June 03, 2017

Renewable Energy Prospects for India (REmap working paper) 2017 (External Content)

India is one of the most dynamic and vibrant markets in the world for renewable energy. This key emerging market, home to 16% of the global population in 2017, is poised for some of the fastest...
Renewable Energy Prospects for India (REmap working paper) 2017 (External Content)

Renewable Energy Prospects for India (REmap working paper) 2017 (External Content)

India is one of the most dynamic and vibrant markets in the world for renewable energy. This key emerging market, home to 16% of the global population in 2017, is poised for some of the fastest energy demand growth over the coming decades. Development of ...
Tracking Clean Energy Progress 2017 (External Content)

Tracking Clean Energy Progress 2017 (External Content)

Energy systems are undergoing substantial changes. Tracking the progress of clean energy is essential to achieve sustainable, secure and affordable energy and to assess collective progress towards long-term goals.   The IEA’s annual Tracking Clean Energy ...
Floating foundations: A game changer for offshore wind (External Content)

Floating foundations: A game changer for offshore wind (External Content)

Offshore wind turbines, rooted to the seabed by monopile or jacket foundations, are restricted to waters less than 50 metres deep. This rules out sites with the strongest winds and, often, access to big markets. Some of the largest electricity markets Jap ...
Environmental Awareness in Geography

Environmental Awareness in Geography

Alison’s "Geography 1" course introduces environmental awareness and raises awareness of the global importance of a safe, healthy and sustainable environment. The course offers learners a pragmatic introduction to the various issues currently facing key g ...
REthinking Energy 2017: Accelerating the global energy transformation (External Content)

REthinking Energy 2017: Accelerating the global energy transformation (External Content)

Renewable energy is a fundamental and growing part of the global energy transformation. Increasingly, renewables have become the first choice for expanding, upgrading and modernising power systems around the world.    REthinking Energy, the flagship repor ...
Biofuels for aviation: Technology brief 2017 (External Content)

Biofuels for aviation: Technology brief 2017 (External Content)

Developing and promoting biofuels for aviation will be essential to reduce carbon emissions from commercial aviation. As a first step, some pioneering airports have already incorporated bio-jet fuel into their refuelling systems.   Yet wider bio-jet adopt ...
Renewable Energy in the Arab Region: Overview of developments (External Content)

Renewable Energy in the Arab Region: Overview of developments (External Content)

The potential for widespread deployment of renewable energy technologies in the Arab region is considerable. Rapid demographic growth and the rising need for economic development call for additional, stable energy sources that can satisfy demand while pro ...
Innovation Outlook: Offshore Wind (External Content)

Innovation Outlook: Offshore Wind (External Content)

IRENA’s Renewable Energy Innovation Outlook series analyses the emerging developments making renewable energy technologies (RETs) increasingly competitive in the world’s energy markets and systems. Renewable mini-grids, offshore wind technologies, advance ...
Bioethanol in Africa: A Case for Technology Transfer and South-South Cooperation (External Content)

Bioethanol in Africa: A Case for Technology Transfer and South-South Cooperation (External Content)

Sustainable biofuels have an important role to play in Africa’s development. Sugarcane bioethanol is currently the most cost-effective commercial biofuel and has the highest energy balance. The bioethanol industry, like sugar production, has matured in te ...
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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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