REN21, UAE, and IRENA Launch an Executive Summary of the MENA Status Report

REN21 in partnership with the United Arab Emirates and IRENA released the Executive Summary of the upcoming Renewables MENA Status Report at ADIREC 2013, to showcase new investment opportunities and evolving renewable energy policy frameworks in the region.  The renewable energy market in the MENA region is rapidly expanding, with a diverse range of countries announcing projects and policies to harness the region’s abundance of renewable energy resources for economic growth and energy security enhancement.
The Renewables MENA status report will be launched in the spring of 2013 and aims to capture the full range of renewable energy activities in the region and showcase the information to stakeholders in the region as well as to local and global investors, de

velopers and project promoters, to thereby further accelerate the deployment of renewable energy. It is produced in cooperation with the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM), Observatoire Méditerranéen de l’Energie (OME), the League of Arab States the Regional Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (RCREEE), Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF).