The World Bank Group has announced yesterday that it is proposing to commit $1 billion for a new global program – the Accelerating Battery Storage for Development program - to help fast-track investments in battery storage for energy…
September 27 2018
Based on the idea that empowering women, including in the electricity sector, is smart economics, the Closing Gender Gaps Across Ethiopia’s Energy Sector is an initiative that transformed Ethiopia's gender equality indicators.
August 28 2018
The Financial Instruments for Brazil Energy Efficient Cities – FinBRAZEEC will catalyze resources from the private sector and climate funds to create new markets in the areas of efficient street lighting and industrial energy efficiency…
July 27 2018
ESMAP funded a least-cost assessment of Uzbekistan’s heating sector that looked at options for both supply and demand management.
July 12 2018
ESMAP is helping the government of Zambia understand the country’s solar and wind potential and identify areas for private sector development.
July 12 2018
Drawing on lessons learned from successful power pools, ESMAP is funding the development of strategies for World Bank engagement with each power pool (West Africa, East Africa and Southern Africa), outlining clear actions and milestones.
June 28 2018