With support from ESMAP, a new World Bank electrification project will leverage private sector investments in solar mini grids and standalone solar systems to provide electricity to 2.5 million people and 70,000 micro, small, and medium…
October 4 2018
ESMAP helped establish the African Mini Grid Developers Association, the first ever association in the continent to promote mini grid solutions for rural and off-grid consumers and work with governments to integrate mini grids into…
October 2 2018
The World Bank Group has announced a $5 billion global program for Accelerating Battery Storage for Development. With support from ESMAP, the program will help fast-track investments in battery storage with the goal to finance 17.5…
September 27 2018
Supported by ESMAP and a team of experts from across the World Bank, a new first-of-a-kind initiative is closing gender gaps and creating equitable institutions across Ethiopia’s energy sector.
August 28 2018
Building on ESMAP’s successful work in Brazil, a new World Bank project is set to mobilize private investment at scale in efficient street lighting and industrial energy efficiency. As part of the project ESMAP was instrumental in securing…
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