Environment ministers in the European Union met in an online video conference today to discuss the “green path” forward from the Covid-19 crisis.
On the agenda was a €750bn funding plan, proposed last month by the European Commission, of which a quarter targets climate and renewables programmes.
18 June 2020
In response to the Covid-19 pandemic and economic crisis being felt across the world, today the International Energy Agency (IEA) released its Sustainable Recovery Plan.
It seeks to show governments what they can do to boost economic growth, create jobs and put global greenhouse gas emissions into structural decline.
17 June 2020
REN21’s Renewables 2020 Global Status Report (GSR) highlights the impressive growth in renewables over the past five years but points out that governments need to take further action now to ensure a clean energy future.
16 June 2020
Economic stimulus packages involving investment in sustainable hydropower among other renewables will be essential to Covid-19 recovery efforts.
This was the consensus view of senior hydropower industry CEOs and the head of the International Energy Agency (IEA) and International Hydropower Association (IHA).
IHA publishes 2020 Hydropower Status Report and Covid-19 paper
28 May 2020
The Covid-19 pandemic has underlined hydropower’s resilience and critical role in delivering clean, reliable and affordable energy, especially in times of crisis.
This is the conclusion of two new reports published today by the International Hydropower Association (IHA).
The modernisation of the hydropower fleet in Latin America and the Caribbean needs to go beyond 'business as usual', write Arturo Alarcón, Senior Energy Specialist at the Inter-American Bank (IDB) and Maria Ubierna, Hydropower Specialist at the International Hydropower Association (IHA) in a joint blog.
Read the blog in Spanish on IDB's website.