Green Energy

July 22, 2017

Middle East & Africa to increase wind capacity 40 GW by 2026

An estimated 40 gigawatts (GW) of new wind power capacity is expected to be added in the Middle East and Africa by 2026, according to new […]
June 20, 2017

Another Record-Breaking Year for Renewable Energy: More renewable energy capacity for less money

7 June 2017 – Today, REN21 published its Renewables 2017 Global Status Report, the most comprehensive annual overview of the state of renewable energy. Additions in installed renewable […]
May 20, 2017

New Atlas shows energy potential of Africa and opportunities for investment to meet Africa’s energy needs

Africa is richly endowed with energy resources, both renewable and non-renewable. The poorest African households spend 20 times more per unit of energy than wealthy households […]
May 14, 2017

Big wins for human health, natural resources in switch to energy efficiency

Low-carbon technologies aid clean air, save water and cut land use 25 billion tonnes of greenhouse gas emissions and 17 million tonnes of particulates a year […]
May 14, 2017

New UN study makes ‘strong’ economic case for Africa’s investment in green energy

Charting data from 54 African countries, a new UN atlas reveals the continent’s energy potential; revealing that investment in renewable energy would strengthen its economic advancement. […]
April 21, 2017

More Bang for the Buck: Record New Renewable Power Capacity Added at Lower Cost

Global investment of $241.6 billion in 2016, 23% less than 2015, brought 138.5 gigawatts of new renewable power capacity (excluding large hydro), up 8 per cent from […]
March 23, 2017

Major renewable energy projects in Africa and Asia to kick off thanks to $50 million in private investment

Renewable energy and energy-efficiency projects in developing countries are set for a jump-start as joint UN-UK-Germany project mobilizes millions of dollars in seed capital Five new […]
March 20, 2017

Under the patronage of Dubai Electricity & Water Authority, RetrofitTech UAE Summit was launched today

Dubai (March 20, 2017) – Under the patronage of Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (DEWA), Advanced Conferences & Meetings (ACM) proudly launched the 3rd annual RetrofitTech […]