IRENA provides support to islands in their transition to a renewable energy future through various tools and technical analysis. The tools cover a wide range of support to SIDS ranging from technical grid integration studies, site appraisal service, financial viability assessments, and policy support studies.

IRENA Project Navigator

IRENA Project Navigator is an online platform providing comprehensive, easily accessible, and practical information, tools and guidance to assist in the development of bankable renewable energy projects.

Global Atlas

The Global Atlas for Renewable Energy is a free online resource-assessment tool inclusive of maps on solar, wind, marine and bioenergy resources. It facilitates a first screening of areas of investment opportunity.

The Sustainable Energy Marketplace

The Sustainable Energy Marketplace is a virtual platform that gathers project developers, financiers, service and technology suppliers to work together to realize projects related to renewable energy sources.


IRENA and the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) have collaborated to create a joint Project Facility to finance transformative and replicable renewable energy projects in developing countries.

The Renewables Readiness Assessment

The Renewables Readiness Assessment (RRA) is a comprehensive tool for assessing the conditions existing in a country for the development and deployment of renewables along with the actions required to improve those conditions. RRAs for island countries: Antigua & Barbuda, Fiji, Grenada, Kiribati, Republic of the Marshall Islands, Vanuatu


REmap determines the realistic potential for countries, regions and the world to scale up renewables in order to ensure an affordable and sustainable energy future.



SIDS Lighthouses Initiative is supported and coordinated by the International Renewable Energy Agency.


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