ESMAP helped men and women in Vietnamese communities living around the Trung Son Hydropower project to gain equal access to benefits such as resettlement compensation and training. Women have also strengthened their participation in…
August 29 2017
The first of its kind, the Electrification Pathways application builds on a state-of-the-art geospatial modelling algorithm to provide countries with a ‘first pass’ rapid planning tool informing universal electricity access strategies.
July 26 2017
Millions of people around the world live with limited access to water. Solar Water Pumping, or photovoltaic water pumping (PVP), provides an viable solution. Even though solar water pumping is ready for mainstreaming and has started to…
July 25 2017
ESMAP support has helped open the doors to Djibouti’s geothermal development, recently brokering a $18 million contract with Iceland Drilling Company.
July 25 2017
ESMAP supported a study tour for Chilean government officials and indigenous communities to visit Nicaragua to learn about the country’s experience with geothermal development. To add to this, an ESMAP-funded study helped identify the main…
July 24 2017
In Pakistan, many households are finding it difficult to access affordable and reliable electricity. Families struggle to pay their monthly bills, often cutting spending on other essential household needs. Routine daily power outages for…
July 18 2017