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Grid Codes for Renewable Powered Systems

This report contains the latest developments and good practices to develop grid connection codes for power systems with high shares of variable renewable energy – solar photovoltaic and wind.

  • April 2022
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  • Energy Transition, Power
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  • English

Renewable Capacity Statistics 2022

This data set, updated yearly, tracks renewable power generation capacity over the preceding decade (2012-2021) in comprehensive trilingual tables.

  • April 2022
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  • Statistics, Power
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  • English, French, Spanish

Renewable Energy Roadmap for Central America: Towards a Regional Energy Transition

This report provides a comprehensive pathway for the development of a sustainable and cleaner regional energy system.

  • March 2022
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  • Energy Transition, Innovation
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  • English

Renewable Energy Market Analysis: Africa and its Regions

The report lays out a pathway to a renewable-based energy system and shows that the transition promises substantial gains in GDP, employment, and human welfare in each region of the African continent.

  • January 2022
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  • Energy Transition, Finance & Investment
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  • English, Chinese, French, Spanish, Arabic

Fostering Livelihoods with Decentralised Renewable Energy: An Ecosystems Approach

This brief discusses the ’ecosystem’ necessary for linking electricity services through decentralised renewable energy with people’s livelihoods.

  • January 2022
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  • Power, Off-grid for Energy Access
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  • English

Sector Coupling in Facilitating Integration of Variable Renewable Energy in Cities

The report highlights the importance of sector coupling as a key source of flexibility that cities can explore to stabilise power grid operations when integrating high shares of variable renewable energy sources.

  • October 2021
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  • Transport, Power
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  • English
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  • China, Costa Rica

Utility-scale Solar and Wind Areas: Burkina Faso

This study seeks to map suitable areas in Burkina Faso for deploying utility-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) and wind power projects.

  • September 2021
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  • Benefits, Policy
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  • English, French
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  • Burkina Faso

Renewable Power Generation Costs in 2020

The new report shows 162 gigawatts (GW) or 62% of total renewable power generation added last year had lower costs than the cheapest new fossil fuel option.

  • June 2021
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  • Costs, Power
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  • Arabic, Chinese, English, French, German, Russian, Spanish

Utility-scale Solar and Wind Areas: Mauritania

The report provides insights on the country’s potential to adopt solar photovoltaic (PV) and wind power.

  • June 2021
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  • Benefits, Policy
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  • English, French
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  • Mauritania

Renewable Energy Policies for Cities: Power Sector

Renewable Energy Policies for Cities: Power Sector is one of several briefs intended to help policy makers accelerate efforts to create sustainable cities powered by renewable energy. The series includes briefs focused on the transport and buildings sectors, and this one, on power.

  • May 2021
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  • Energy Transition, Transport
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  • English, Spanish