Status of initiative: N/a
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

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Coordination mechanisms/governance structure


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

Open to additional partners.
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
Sustainable Development Goals and targets
Goal 7
Resources devoted to implementation
This initiative does not yet fulfil the SMART criteria.
Location: Worldwide
Date of completion: 2015
Operating in countries
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