Overall description of the stakeholder
The Global 100% RE Platform is the first global initiative that advocates 100% renewable energy (RE). It steers the global discourse on renewable energy towards 100% RE as the new normal. It was established to build on projects and activities already taking place on national, regional and local levels, helping to raise awareness and draw attention to these. The Platform was established as a non-governmental organization (NGO) by several other NGOs, research institutes and associations of renewable energy, it is a unique global alliance that stimulates cooperation.
Activities in the field of climate action
- Spearheading the understanding and implementation of science-based, politically supported 100% renewable energy goals in government, industry and society.
- The Global 100% Renewable Energy Platform is a beacon for governments (local, regional and national), industry and broader society to set 100% RE goals that are based on scientific study, broad agreement and political will.
- The Platform is keen to work closely with other actors in the governmental, industrial and civil society spaces to communicate that 100% targets can provide a framework for the decarbonisation of economies and societies.
- The Platform is keen on sharing the message that an early adoption of end-of-game targets can significantly speed up and support the adaptation of the measures required to decarbonize economies.