With 164 Members, IRENA plays a leading role in the energy transformation as a centre of excellence for knowledge and innovation, a global voice for renewables, a network hub and a source of advice and support for countries.
As a part of its contribution to the Climate Investment Platform, IRENA invites financial institutions, development organisations and private investors prepared to support the realisation of projects and projects in need of support to register their interest.
23 June 2021 | Press Releases
New MoU between IRENA and China’s Ministry of Ecology and Environment promotes carbon neutrality through renewables.
22 June 2021 | Press Releases
Countries urged to power past coal as new report confirms renewables would bring cost savings of USD 156 billion to emerging economies.
22 June 2021 | Articles
In 2020 power generation costs continued to fall. This infographic shows how low renewables costs allow to power past coal, and bring economic and health benefits.
“Governments are facing a difficult task of bringing the health emergency under control while introducing major stimulus and recovery measures. The crisis has exposed deeply embedded vulnerabilities of the current system. IRENA’s Renewable Energy Outlook shows the ways to build more sustainable, equitable and resilient economies by aligning short-term recovery efforts with the medium-and long-term objectives of the Paris Agreement and the UN Sustainable Development Agenda.”
Francesco La Camera, IRENA Director-General