Global Atlas 2.0 now live!

IRENA, the National Renewable Energy Center of Spain (CENER), the German Aerospace Agency (DLR), Masdar Institute (MI), the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and MINES ParisTech of Franc) have worked together to enhance the capabilities of the Global Atlas for Renewable Energy.

The new “Global Atlas 2.0” features a wide range of resource maps for solar, wind, geothermal, bioenergy and marine energy. It also offers new functions and tools, such as:

          -Map gallery: Search maps by keyword, location or source

          -Infopicker: Access data, tools and country profiles from REsource – IRENA’s Knowledge Gateway

          -Catalog search: Search for more data by name, location, keyword or data quality (beta)

          -Universal data viewer: Solar and wind graphs and charts in one click. Data can be downloaded

          -User feedback: report your user experience to IRENA

          -Share: share maps and values with your network

The Global Atlas initiative is coordinated by IRENA with support from 67 countries and an international consortium of data and expertise providers.

All existing user profiles and maps in the current platform will remain active in the new application.

Please visit Global Atlas 2.0 at

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