North America

RE Atlas USA

thumb_reatlasThe NREL DAV Group released the Renewable Energy Atlas (RE Atlas), an interactive spatial application, which allows users to view a composite display of potential renewable energy resources available in the United States. The application provides users with easy access to high-quality renewable energy resource information and data. A primary goal of the application is to help facilitate renewable energy policy, investment, and education by making critical information freely available to planners, developers, researchers, educators, and students.

Interactive Map

The Solar Power Prospector

solar_prospector_150_1The Prospector is a mapping tool developed for the Solar Power industry. This tool is designed to help developers site large-scale solar plants by providing easy access to solar resource datasets and other data relevant to utility-scale solar power projects.




canadamapPV potential and insolation – Canada

Natural Resources Canada




RENFORUS Interactive Map


Dr Osman Benchikh *. Programme Specialist in Charge of Energy and Renewable Energy. Coordinator of RENFORUS project.
E-mail: o.benchikh(at)
Cipriano Marín **. Assistant for RENFORUS project implementation.
E-mail: c.marin(at)
Addresses: * UNESCO. 1, Rue Miollis. 75015 Paris – France
** Avda. Islas Canarias, 35 - 38007, S/C de Tenerife - Spain