• Submitted by: World Bank Group
  • Topic: Energy
  • Keywords: spatial planning, resources
  • Location: Worldwide
  • Date of completion: 2015
  • Click for more information
Deliverables & Resources
Action network
  • This voluntary initiative came from Sustainable Energy for All (SE4All)
Meso-Scale Mapping of Renewable Energy Sources


IRENA, Clean Energy Ministerial Working Group on Wind and Solar.

Open to additional partners.

Description/achievement of initiative

ESMAP program on meso-scale mapping of renewable energy resources in developing countries and associated spatial planning studies, with IRENA and others will help develop these resources.

Implementation methodologies

Please refer to the deliverables.

Deliverable Date
1) consolidation, validation and calibration of existing renewable energy mapping studies at the country level; 2) guidance and technical support to governments on resource mapping for wind, solar, small hydro and biomass; and, 3) funding for procurement 2015
Copyright United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Division for Sustainable Development | Contact | Terms of use | Site map