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
Countries in Europe and Central Asia have undertaken a wide range of energy sector reforms since the 1990s; however, progress across the region has been slow and uneven. Countries in this region experience long and cold winters. This makes…
July 18 2017