Renewables 2020

Renewables 2020, the IEA’s primary analysis on renewable energy, is out and available online. For the first time, renewables 2020 includes a dynamic data dashboard where you can explore historical data and forecasts for all sectors and technologies.

Renewables 2020
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In May 2020, the IEA market update on renewable energy provided an analysis that looked at the impact of Covid-19 on renewable energy deployment in 2020 and 2021. This early assessment showed that the Covid-19 crisis is hurting – but not halting – global renewable energy growth. Half a year later, the pandemic continues to affect the global economy and daily life. However, renewable markets, especially electricity-generating technologies, have already shown their resilience to the crisis. Renewables 2020 provides detailed analysis and forecasts through 2025 of the impact of Covid-19 on renewables in the electricity heat and transport sectors.


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