World Future Energy Summit Features for October 2009

World Future Energy Summit Features Archive

IRENA comes into being IRENA comes into being

Steve Sawyer pieces together the frenetic events that took place in June in Egypt, which saw the official creation of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA).

Comment: Is renewable energy finally coming of age?

As an early convert to renewable energy as a business, the founder of Ernst & Young’s renewable energy, waste and cleantech unit - and originator of the Ernst & Young Country Attractiveness Indices - Jonathan Johns, looks at what the recession really means for renewables, and where we go from here.