The production process of the 2018 edition of the SADC Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Status Report is in full swing. The report is a joint effort between the REN21, SADC Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Centre (SACREEE) and UNIDO with the financial support of the Austrian Development Cooperation. The report will have a similar chapter structure as its 2015 predecessor, with comparable content and presentation. REN21 is now calling for proposals to help in the production of the report. Proposals are sought for a text editor, designer, and translators. Details of each task can be found by clicking on the related description below. Please note that deadlines for submission vary. All submissions should be sent to email@example.com. EDITOR for the SADC Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Status Report | Deadline: Monday 30 July 2018 | Description DESIGNER for the SADC Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Status Report | Deadline: Thursday 9 August 2018 | Description TRANSLATOR (English → French) for the SADC Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Status Report | Deadline: Thursday 9 August 2018 | Description TRANSLATOR (English → Portuguese) for the SADC Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Status Report | Deadline: Thursday 9 August 2018 | Description Spread the news!
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The REN21 Community is growing and much is happening within the Secretariat and the Community. Our July version of the newsletter will guide you through the latest news that should not be missed. You can access the newsletter via our website. In the future you can receive it directly in your inbox by subscribing here.
Join us in New York 12 July for a lively exchange on what can, should, and should not be done to ensure that renewables are at the scale necessary to meet 2030 objectives. The event will be held 10:00-13:00 on 12 July at the German Permanent Mission, 5 mins from the UN. The event is co-hosted with the German and Dutch governments. You can see a copy of the agenda here. Registration is a must – so please click here if you plan to join us. Copies of Highlights 2018 will be distributed; lunch is also offered.
This year’s Renewables 2018 Global Status Report GSR reveals two realities: one in which a revolution in the power sector is driving rapid change towards a renewable energy future, and another in which the overall transition is not advancing with the speed needed. Click here to access the GSR 2018 microsite where you can read all about specific market, investment and policy development. The site allows you to read the full report on-line and link directly to all the references, you can even translate the site into another language. A separate link allows you to download the full report as a PDF if that is your preferred option. There is also a link to the Highlights 2018 document which outlines the broad trends that defined the renewables sector in 2018. Click here to get started.
REN21 promotes renewable energy
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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