The decade-long trend of strong growth in renewable energy capacity continued in 2018 with global additions of 171 gigawatts (GW), according to new data released by the International Renewable Energy Agency (Irena) on Tuesday. The annual increase of 7.9 per cent was bolstered by new additions from solar and wind energy, which accounted for 84 per cent of the growth. A third of global power capacity is now based on renewable energy.
Fast tracking measures aimed towards environment conservation is the need of the hour, acknowledging that need, it’s remarkable that the UAE has already put in place various green projects
Offshore wind could become a cornerstone of the world’s power supply as steep cost reductions and improved technology unleash the potential of the green energy source, said the International Energy Agency (IEA) on Friday.
The UAE soon will need to consider other alternatives to achieve its energy mix targets. The current undertaken approaches include but not limited to a massive investment