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January 2018
International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), Climate Policy Initiative (CPI)

The landscape of renewable energy finance has evolved rapidly. Since 2012, renewable power capacity installations have exceeded non-renewables by a rising margin, representing about 60% of all new power-generating capacity added worldwide in 2016.

December 2015

Physical infrastructure, such as energy, transportation, telecommunications, water, and sanitation systems, can contribute to the sustained growth of a national economy.

November 2015

In recent years, China has grown into a major provider of coal power finance in overseas markets, replacing financing by major development institutions.

October 2015

Few studies examine how technical assistance helps mobilize additional public and private climate finance to help developing countries mitigate and adapt to climate change.

August 2015

This report provides recommendations on the design and distribution of policymakers and development finance institutions' policy and financing tools to enable fast and cost-effective deployment of geothermal in developing countries.

August 2015

Climate change has financial implications for investors – presenting significant portfolio risks as well as new market opportunities.

July 2015
Climate Policy Initiative (CPI)
This study presents three tools for governments and their partners to use to inform the design of efficient and effective land use mitigation and adaptation strategies financial instruments that can redirect public and private finance towards greener land-use practices.
June 2015

Climate change is expected to increase risks to businesses, infrastructure, assets and economies.

March 2013

Institutional investors, which together manage assets of over $70 trillion, often have investment objectives that are aligned with the investment profile of low-carbon infrastructure.