Loughborough University and the World Bank’s Energy Sector Management Assistance Programme (ESMAP) joined forces in leading a UK aid research project to find innovative, clean and modern alternatives to biomass fuels, such as charcoal and…
April 5 2019
The World Bank has announced a US$27 million project to support the construction of a 7MW small geothermal power plant in the Commonwealth of Dominica—the World Bank’s first investment in geothermal in the Caribbean.
March 26 2019
More than 250 engineers and energy-sector professionals represented their countries in Kathmandu, Nepal, at the first regional conference of the Women in Power Sector Network in South Asia (WePOWER), a forum that aims to promote and…
March 11 2019
The World Bank Group announced today a new program to fast-track the adoption of offshore wind energy in developing countries.
March 6 2019
With solar and wind power uptake accelerating in Africa, at-scale battery storage solutions is critical to help clean energy resources achieve their full potential in the region.
March 4 2019
In the Arab world, there are great potential benefits from increasing electricity trade beyond its current, very low level. The potential shared value of trade in electricity in 2020–2030 is estimated at $12 billion.
February 26 2019