The China-based Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) and the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) have signed a memorandum of understanding committing to work together to support Asia’s energy transition and mobilise greater private capital for renewable energy. Significantly, the AIIB has been viewed in some quarters as a potential rival to the World Bank and IMF.
International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)
Renewables continues to trump fossil fuels on costs, with the majority of new developments now producing cheaper energy.
There’s a risk efforts to improve gender equality in renewables could falter unless firms begin to take an “active role” in boosting diversity, it has been warned.
A record 260 gigawatts (GW) of renewable energy capacity was added globally last year, beating the previous best by almost half.
Israel, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain have signed a peace agreement that marks a step towards normalising diplomatic relationships in the Middle East.
Renewable energy is now edging out fossil fuels on price as technologies achieve lower power costs, according to a new report.
Renewable energy accounted for the lion's share of global power expansion last year, outstripping oil and gas growth by more more than double.
European countries have been told to "double" their renewable energy targets by 2030 or risk not meeting the Paris Agreement, according to a report due out next week.
Renewable energy is outstripping oil and gas in terms of the percentage of females working in the sector, according to a new report.
A new report has discovered a gender "imbalance" exists within the renewable energy sector.
The North Sea now accounts for 90% of all global offshore wind power generation, but will soon face a challenge from China, it has emerged.
The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) has compiled a report in which it claims that renewable energy jobs have grown to 10.3 million globally.
The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) has released fresh data today showing that global renewable generation capacity doubled between 2007 and 2017.
As the cost associated with onshore wind and solar photovoltaic (PV) has seen a reduction since 2010, a report by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) is forecasting an even more significant drop as 2020 approaches.