The latest renewable energy news from The Renewable Energy Institute.

Working in partnership with the United Nations (UNEP) and major universities, the REI is an independent professional body that promotes best practice in renewable energy and energy efficiency through renewable energy training courses and global conferences.

Egypt Announces Plans For Two Substantial New Solar Projects

Egypt have announced that they will be building two new solar power stations over the [...]

The failure to decarbonize the global energy education system: Carbon lock-in and stranded skill sets

Shared with the REI by Roman Vakulchuk and Indra Overland, Norwegian Institute of International Affairs [...]

Net Zero vs Absolute Zero

The majority of official climate targets, put in place via the Paris Agreement and during [...]

Make 2024 the ‘Year of Renewables’ with REI’s Accredited Master in Renewable Energy Award

After COP28’s agreement to transition away from fossil fuels, many have hailed 2024 as the [...]

British Windfarms Contribute Over 50% of UK’s Electricity

Storm Pia’s forceful winds have propelled Britain’s windfarms to achieve a ground-breaking clean energy milestone, [...]

Scottish Renewable Sector Sees Huge Growth

Research indicates that employment in Scotland’s renewables sector surged by over 50% in 2021, as [...]

What Happened At COP28?

‘We are living through climate collapse in real time….Earth’s vital signs are failing…but it’s not [...]

Historic Fossil Fuel Agreement Concludes COP28 Summit

The COP28 climate discussions in Dubai concluded with an unprecedented commitment to transition away from [...]

El Hierro – A Renewable Energy Haven in the Canary Islands

El Hierro, the smallest of the Canary Islands, holds a unique distinction as the only [...]

UAE’s COP28 Leadership Faces Criticism as Climate Plan Falls Short

The climate plan of the host nation for the COP28 climate summit has been demoted [...]