About IRENA :
# International Renewable Energy Agency is an Intergovernmental organisation that supports countries that are in transition (developing and developed countries) to transform them to a sustainable energy future.
# IRENA supports widespread adoption of all forms of renewable energy like geothermal energy,hydro,tidal ,solar etc.
# It provides knowledge sharing and also technology sharing and advice all governments to adopt policies for renewable energy investment.
# IRENA also provides practical tools ,policy advice to accelerate the deployment of renewable energy in countries which are in transition.
# The organisation serves as the principle platform for International cooperation, a center of excellence and a repository of policy ,technology,resource,financial knowledge on renewable energy.
#More than 170 members actively engage with IRENA and it promotes renewable resource and technology as the key to a sustainable future and helps countries to achieve their renewable energy potential.
# The Headquarter of International Renewable Energy Agency is in Abu Dhabi,United Arab Emirates.
# India is a member of IRENA .
History Of IRENA:
#The initial proposal for IRENA was made in 1981 at the United Nations conference in new and renewable source of energy held in Nairobi,Kenya.
# The Bonn’s conference made a resolution for the establishment of IRENA which is supported by International Parliamentary Forum.
# IRENA’s first preparatory conference held in Berlin,2008 and founding conference held in Berlin,2008 and founding conference held in Bonn 2009. IRENA is officially founded in Bonn,Germany 2009.
which among the following is correct about IRENA ?
1.IRENA is a non governmental organisation works for the development of renewable energy .
2.IRENA provide fund to the developing and least developed countries for renewable energy projects.
3.India is currently a member of IRENA.
A: 1 and 3 are correct
B:2 and 3 are correct
C: 1 and 2 are correct
D: All are correct.