Flip the Switch: Accelerating Renewable Energy Adoption in the Global South with Gauri Singh (IRENA)

Gauri Singh, Deputy Director-General, International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)

On the sidelines of The Energy Transition Dialogues held in Delhi, India in November 2023, we spoke to Gauri Singh, the Deputy Director-General of the International Renewable Energy Agencay (IRENA), about the challenges and opportunities in adoption of renewable energy in the Global South.

From the intricacies of India’s energy transition to the transformative potential of biofuels, this episode explores how tailored approaches and international collaborations can drive sustainable development and socio-economic growth. She also shared her views on unlocking wind and solar energy’s potential, empowering women and youth, and fostering Global South partnerships for a cleaner, brighter future.