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.
According to a briefing note published today by the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA), renewable energy is the lowest cost, most sustainable solution to Australia’s energy policy crisis and potentially one of the country’s largest export industries of the future.
China’s energy regulator has said that as part of efforts to ease a subsidy payment backlog China will give priority to the construction of wind and solar projects that can operate without subsidies this year, and will cap new subsidised capacity.
According to new data released by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) the decade-long trend of strong growth in renewable energy capacity continued in 2018 with global additions of 171 gigawatts (GW ).
Technological innovations and favourable government policies are among the four trends expected to drive Southeast Asia’s transition to renewable energy in the coming years.
Growth in Asia, the US and a handful of European, South American and Middle Eastern states helped PV become the driving force of a renewable boom last year, according to the International Renewable Agency (IRENA).
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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