REN Alliance COP22 Side Event: Renewables Working Together: Rural, City, National, Regional and Island Approaches

Monday 14 November at 16:45 (UTC) in Observer Room 5(300). Marrakech, Morocco

Since COP21, renewable energies have taken centre stage in the climate change process. The REN Alliance will hold an official side-event during the UN Climate Change Conference November 2016 (COP 22/CMP 12) in Marrakesh, Morocco entitled: Renewables Working Together: Rural, City, National, Regional and Island Approaches.

This event will analyse key challenges and prospects at five levels of renewable energy deployment. Case studies and best practices demonstrating renewables working together in different contexts will be presented

Speakers and panelists will be representatives of the REN Alliance partner organizations and experts working at different geographical levels in renewable energy deployment. Following the presentations, the panelist will discuss how to replicate and scale up these best practice cases.

The REN Alliance partners are:

  • International Geothermal Association, IGA
  • International Hydropower Association, IHA
  • International Solar Energy Society, ISES
  • World Bioenergy Association, WBA
  • World Wind Energy Association, WWEA


The REN Alliance Side Event will also be broadcasted live on: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tOtzAvxX4Oo&feature=youtu.be&list=PL-m2oy1bnLzocWRks4MGBmGKdcf8Nxuns