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hydropower

High stakes for hydropower’s future

Are we moving quickly enough to build the hydropower capacity needed to support the energy transition?

IRENA and Enel Foundation forge new hydrogen partnership

The International Renewable Energy Agency has signed a new agreement with the Enel Foundation in the margins of its recently concluded Eleventh Assembly.

El Salvador adopts action plan to accelerate renewables uptake

IRENA has proposed a multi-point action plan to accelerate the transformation of El Salvador’s electricity sector with renewables.

IRENA: Hydrogen is a cost-competitive climate solution

IRENA is driving a green hydrogen agenda and sees renewable hydrogen at least-cost possibly within a decade.
afdb

IRENA and AfDB partner to support renewables financing in Africa

IRENA and AfDB have agreed to jointly support investment in low carbon energy projects, a move expected to advance Africa’s energy transition.
heating and cooling

Policymakers urged to attend to renewable heating and cooling solutions

The transition to cleaner, more sustainable heating and cooling solutions can attract investment, create millions of new jobs and help to drive a durable economic recovery in the wake of the global COVID-19 crisis
hydrogen

Policy proves a key barrier to green hydrogen adoption

Green hydrogen faces barriers that are inhibiting its uptake and require an integrated policy approach to grow market penetration, IRENA indicates.
green energy

IRENA and GWEC unite to accelerate green transformation

IRENA and GWEC have signed a cooperation agreement to drive the adoption and deployment of wind and renewable energy worldwide.
environmental sustainability

Renewables need $800bn to hit 2050 climate goals says report

Global investments in renewable energy need to be tripled to meet 2050 climate change goals set under the Paris Agreement.
hydropower

Global forum highlights urgent need for pumped storage hydropower

The International Hydropower Association and the US Department of Energyare leading the International Forum on Pumped Storage Hydropower this week.

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