IRENA, an intergovernmental organization, seeks to accelerate the deployment of all forms of renewable energy and facilitate the global transition to a sustainable energy future. The summit will examine island energy solutions in the context of the UN Secretary-General’s Sustainable Energy for All (SE4ALL) initiative and the outcome of the Rio+20 Conference.
The venue is the Radisson Blu Resort, St Julian’s, Malta. Media representatives can register before the opening session, which starts at 9am on Thursday, 6 September. Mr Amin and high-level officials will hold a press conference at 5.30pm on Friday, 7 September, with a press release to follow.
Source: IRENA – Press Release – 5 September 2012