“Global shift of energy system to renewables is not happening”

The share of renewables in the global energy consumption has risen only minimally, according to a new report

Fossil fuel share of global energy mix is ‘just as high as a decade ago’

In 2019, fossil fuels made up 80.2% of the global energy mix, compared to 80.3% in 2009, according to a new report

Asia and pacific region ‘must clean up energy to reach global decarbonisation’

A new REN21 report suggests the deployment of renewables in the area continues to lag behind that of traditional energy sources

Renewable capacity swelled by 178GW in 2017

REN21 says clean power accounted for 70% of net additions to global power supply in 2017

Renewables ‘could be cheaper than fossil fuels in 10 years’

Most energy experts believe renewable energy will dominate in the future, suggesting it could be cheaper than fossil fuels in a decade. That’s the findings of a new UN-backed report, which states more than 70% of 114 experts questioned also believe a global transition to 100% renewable energy is both feasible and realistic, with European […]