The current move in many countries of South and South East Asia to expand coal-fired power generation will lead to a serious issue of stranded assets.
Work is now underway on Victoria’s $276 million Berrybank Wind Farm, which will generate enough energy to power around 138,000 homes as a result of the Victorian state Labor government’s landmark Victorian Renewable Energy Target (VRET).
According to the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) renewable energy is already the cheapest source of electricity in many parts of the world, with global technology costs having fallen to a record low last year.
New IRENA report on costs for renewable power reaffirms renewables as low-cost solution to boost global climate action
f the world does not step up efforts on renewable energy, it will fall short of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for 2030.
Tasmania is on track to become the first state to be powered entirely by renewable energy as it pushes ahead with new projects.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, May 9 2019 (IPS) - In April 2019, the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) published a report on a “roadmap to 2050” in terms of renewable energy.
Last year was the first time since 2001 that growth in renewable power capacity failed to increase year on year.
This report, prepared jointly by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), the International Energy Agency (IEA) and the Renewable Energy Policy Network for the 21st Century (REN21), identifies key barriers and highlights policy options to boost renewable energy deployment.
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