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"A key breakthrough could occur if countries cut their fossil fuel subsidies which are propping up dirty energy" says Rana Adib, Executive Secretary, REN21. Ambitious policy and regulatory frameworks are critical to creating favourable and competitive conditions, allowing renewable energy to grow and displace more expensive and carbon-emitting fuels.
The European Union has an energy policy target of meeting up to 20 percent of total energy consumption from renewable sources by 2020 (REN21 2010).
(3) "Renewables 2016: Global Status Report" (report, REN21, 2016).
The annual report, published by the Renewable Energy Policy Network for the 21st Century (REN21) on Wednesday, said that 161 gigawatts (GW) had been installed worldwide in 2016, bringing global capacity to nearly 2,017 GW -- an increase of almost 9 percent over 2015.
[3] REN21, Renewables 2016 Global Status Report, REN21 Secretariat, Paris, 2016,
The report was published in May by REN21, an international organisation comprising governments, scientists and environmental NGOs.
In the same year, Norway and Denmark were among the world leaders in terms of direct geothermal energy use per person (REN21, 2012).
2013) 2013 Global 0.11-0.27 (2015) (Reichelstein and Yorston 2013) 2013 Global 0.055-0.08 (2020) (REN21 2014) 2014 Global 0.09-0.55 (2014) (Hutchby 20l4) 2014 Global 0.06-0.09 (2020) (IEA 2014a.