Following the launch of the Renewables 2015 Global Status Report June 18th at the Vienna Energy Forum, the REN21 secretariat is continuing to spread the news. Christine Lins, REN21’s Executive Secretary, was at our latest launch in Guang ying, China. Our network members are also doing their part. Adnan Z Amin, Director-General of IRENA, also attended a conference in Beijing, China on the 26th of June. Keep your eyes on this news feed for further updates on launches and events worldwide. You can download the GSR and all key findings here at www.ren21.net/gsr
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We request the pleasure of your company for the China launch of REN21’s Renewables 2015 Global Status Report on 24 June 2015. First released in 2005, REN21’s annual Renewables Global Status Report provides a comprehensive and timely overview of renewable energy markets, industries, investments, and policy developments worldwide. It enables policymakers, industry, investors, and civil society to make informed decisions. The Renewables Global Status Report relies on up-to-date renewable energy data, provided by an international network of more than 500 contributors, researchers, and authors. Today it is the most referenced report on renewable energy market, industry and policy trends. Where: Embassy of Austria in Beijing Jian Guo Men Wai, Xiu Shui Nan Jie 5, Beijing 100600, China AGENDA 15.30 Registration 16.00 Welcome & Opening Remarks Ambassador Irene Giner-Reichl, Austrian Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China and Mongolia 16.15 Presentation of REN21’s Renewables 2015 Global Status Report Christine Lins, Executive Secretary, REN21 16.45 High-level commentaries – Shi Lishan, Deputy Director-General, New energy and renewable energy department, National Energy Administration (NEA) – Li Junfeng, President, Chinese Renewable Energy Industries Association (CREIA) 17.15 Discussion 17.30 Buffet Dinner and Networking Given the limited room capacity, early registration is highly recommended. In order to reserve your place and for security reasons, please register for the event no later than 19th June 2015 by sending an e-mail to Ms. Angelika Schoenegger-Men, email@example.com Copies of the REN21 Renewables 2015 Global Status Report incl. key findings in...
It was time for a little overhaul of our website. We invite you to check out the new design, content and of course REN21’s latest iteration of the Renewables Interactive Map. Access to the latest data and statistics in the renewables sector is crucial to the decision making processes of policy makers and investors. The Map provides the means to compile and share detailed information on the status of renewable energy policies, technologies and investment trends across the world. Information on the Map is sourced directly from REN21’s annual Renewables Global Status Report and the organisations vast network of contributors, representing the timeliest information about renewable energy. Information on the Map is categorised along five main topics: Policies, targets, shares, renewables economy, and renewable energy markets, allowing streamlined access to topics the user may be interested in, through the use of topic and technology filters.
REN21 is looking for two new interns who would like to support the activities of its Secretariat in Paris. The following positions will be offered: Community Research Internship August 2015 Data Social Media Internship August 2015 Please send applications according to the information in the job descriptions to firstname.lastname@example.org until Friday, 3 July 2015. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Good luck!
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REN21 is the global renewable energy policy network that connects a wide range of key actors. REN21’s goal is to facilitate knowledge exchange, policy development and joint action towards a rapid global transition to renewable energy. Its activities are managed by a lean Secretariat, based at UNEP in Paris, France.
REN21 facilitates the collection of comprehensive and timely information on renewable energy. This information reflects diverse viewpoints for both private and public sector actors, servicing to dispel myths about renewable energy and to catalyse policy change.
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The REN21 Renewables Interactive Map is a research tool for tracking the development of renewable energy worldwide. The Map offers a streamlined method for gathering and sharing information on economic development and policy frameworks in the field of renewable energies.
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