The United Arab Emirates has also received approval on a proposition to create a trust fund in order to ensure the active participation of Least Developed Countries (LDCs) and Small Island Developing States (SIDS).
The Council, …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Thursday, November 17 - 2011 @ 11:06
The announcement was made during the first day of the annual IRENA Assembly in Abu Dhabi, in the presence of ministers and officials from 150 countries.
It formally accords IRENA all the rights, privileges and protections …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Monday, January 14 - 2013 @ 09:43
Irena – the intergovernmental organisation dedicated to promoting the adoption of renewable energy worldwide – also selected Adnan Amin, the former Acting Interim Director General as the Director General of the Agency.
Adnan Amin is …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Tuesday, April 05 - 2011 @ 09:51
In 2010, renewable energy supplied an estimated 16% of global final energy consumption and delivered close to 20% of global electricity production. Renewable capacity now comprises about a quarter of total global power-generating capacity. Including …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Thursday, November 03 - 2011 @ 13:18
In 2010, IRENA will set out to establish itself as the global information base for renewable energy knowledge. Collecting, generating and sharing knowledge about renewable energy will be a central activity of the Agency.
IRENA …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Monday, January 18 - 2010 @ 08:28
Sierra Leone Ministry of Finance and Economic Development (http://mofed.gov.sl) is pleased to announce that Sierra Leone has won the first call for proposals for the prestigious International Renewable Energy Agency / Abu Dhabi …Read full article » : Tuesday, July 01 - 2014 @ 09:11
In 2013, approximately 6.5 million people were already employed in the renewable energy industry worldwide, a new study by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) reveals. ‘Renewable Energy and Jobs – Annual Review 2014’ underlines …Read full article » : Sunday, May 11 - 2014 @ 16:08
Mr. Amin gave the President a tour of the IRENA Interim Headquarters and introduced him to the Agency’s staff. “It is a great honor to receive such an esteemed head of state to IRENA,” said …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Wednesday, November 24 - 2010 @ 14:19
It currently charts solar and wind resources, and will expand to other forms of renewable energy over 2013 and 2014.
The launch of the Global Atlas comes as 150 countries gather to chart the future of …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Sunday, January 13 - 2013 @ 12:59
IRENA’s Director-General, Adnan Z. Amin, added: “IRENA and the IEA are natural partners in the global quest to increase the deployment of renewable energy. This agreement will allow us to maximise output by drawing on …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Tuesday, January 17 - 2012 @ 13:32