18 July 2018
A discussion of the challenges and possible options for mini-grids after the main grid arrives that will include country-specific case studies from Asia and Africa, as well as the potential requirements needed to achieve a relatively seamless interconnection.
26 June 2018
A review of the key findings from REN21’s Renewables 2018 Global Status Report and an examination of varying investment levels across regions and their impact on access, specifically across developing countries, Africa and India.
21 June 2018
A dive into the status of renewables in the heating, cooling and transport sectors and what is needed to speed the uptake of renewables to meet climate objectives and the Sustainable Development Goals.
6 June 2018
A webinar discussing these questions: What will be the 2030 levels of energy related GHG emissions in the region? What will NDCs imply for Asian and Pacific countries in terms of mitigation effort and associated costs? And, What are the expected impacts, depending on the carbon pricing policies implemented (sectoral regulations, domestic ETS and linking between national carbon markets), on GHG emissions levels and on the costs of policies?
5 June 2018
A webinar to launch REN21’s flagship report, Renewables 2018 Global Status Report.
23 May 2018
An exploration of the building blocks of establishing a distributed PV program, including creating interconnection processes, standards, and codes, and providing public policy support as needed.
17 May 2018
An overview and discussion of potential activities in the newly launched CCUS Initiative.
16 May 2018
A webinar providing a state-of-the-industry overview of the considerations related to cost-effective deployment of energy storage in power systems pursuing high penetrations of variable renewable energy.
10 May 2018
An exploration of the building blocks of establishing a distributed PV program, including setting a distributed PV vision, goals, and roles and responsibilities; defining distributed generation and establishing a compensation mechanism
8 May 2018
A dialogue on ways to integrate existing and proven technologies into sustainable systems that can provide access to fresh water, generate green electricity and manage renewable energy intermittency