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International Geothermal Association

Introduction The International Geothermal Association (IGA) is an international non-profit, non-political, non-governmental association representing the geothermal power sector across the globe. The organization works for the promotion and worldwide deployment of geothermal energy technology and advocates a future energy system based on renewable energy of which the geothermal energy should hold an important share. The… Continue reading International Geothermal Association

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International Renewable Energy Agency

Introduction The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) is an intergovernmental organization that supports countries in their transition to a sustainable energy future and serves as the principal platform for international cooperation, a center of excellence, and a repository of policy, technology, resource and financial knowledge on renewable energy. IRENA promotes the widespread adoption and sustainable… Continue reading International Renewable Energy Agency

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International Energy Agency

Introduction and Origin The International Energy is a Paris-based autonomous an intergovernmental organization established in the framework of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) in 1974 in the wake of the 1973 oil crisis. The IEA was initially dedicated to responding to physical disruptions in the supply of oil, as well as serving… Continue reading International Energy Agency

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International Atomic Energy Agency

OVERVIEW Widely known as the world’s “Atoms for Peace and Development” organization within the United Nations family, the IAEA is the international center for cooperation in the nuclear field. The Agency works with its Member States and multiple partners worldwide to promote the safe, secure and peaceful use of nuclear technologies. In 1953, the President… Continue reading International Atomic Energy Agency

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World Bioenergy Association

Introduction: The World Bioenergy Association (WBA) is an international NGO and non-profit association founded in 2008 in Stockholm, that represents the bioenergy sector globally. The organization works to promote the use of sustainable bioenergy which includes Biomass, Biofuels, and Biogas. The secretariat of WBA is in Stockholm. The World Bioenergy Association (WBA) is an international… Continue reading World Bioenergy Association

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World Wind Energy Association

Why and When was it founded? Wind Energy Associations across the world got together and established a World Wind Energy Association in 2001, in Denmark. They aimed for the worldwide promotion of wind energy and be an international platform for knowledge and information sharing among its members. The headquarter is situated in Bonn, Germany. Membership… Continue reading World Wind Energy Association

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International Hydropower Association

Foundation of IHA The International Hydropower Association (IHA) is a non-profit membership organization committed to advancing sustainable hydropower. It was formed under the auspices of UNESCO in 1995 as a forum to promote and disseminate good practices and further knowledge about hydropower. IHA employed its first full-time member of staff in 2001. It now consists… Continue reading International Hydropower Association

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International Solar Alliance

Year of foundation: 2015 Headquarters: Gurugram The International Solar Alliance is an alliance of 121 countries initiated by India, most of them being sunshine countries, which lie either completely or partly between the Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorn. Objectives: Parties hereby establish an International Solar Alliance (hereinafter referred to as the ISA),… Continue reading International Solar Alliance