ESMAP analysis and technical assistance contributed to the design of the India Energy Efficiency Scale-up Program to help the government transform the energy efficiency market through sustainable business models, capacity building, and by…
June 27 2018
The world is not on track to meet the global energy targets for 2030 set as part of the Sustainable Development Goals, but real progress is being made in certain areas according to a new report from five international agencies.
May 2 2018
A typical wood-burning cookstove emits 300-400 cigarettes’ worth of smoke an hour into the environment around the stove. Now, a new initiative is introducing 50,000 clean, energy-efficient cookstoves to replace charcoal and wood-burning…
April 25 2018
The high-risk mindset that prohibited scaling geothermal projects are shifting. Here's how and why this could be transformational for the future of sustainable energy.
April 25 2018
ESMAP’s Dana Rysankova, Lighting Global Program co-Manager, discusses the World Bank’s role in off-grid solar during an interview with the Economist’s Intelligence Unit. Read the full blog post here.
April 17 2018
While access to grid electricity has expanded in Cambodia to 71.5 percent, reliability of electricity supply can be improved, as nearly two-thirds of households with access face frequent power shortages, says a new World Bank report.
March 22 2018