More than 450,000 people in rural Myanmar are expected to gain access to clean energy for the first time following the signing of a grant agreement between the World Bank Group and the Government of Myanmar.
July 8 2020
WB/ESMAP announces new tool to help solve electricity shortages for health care facilities responding to COVID-19 where grid electricity is unavailable or unreliable.
June 3 2020
Although the global electrification rate increased from 83% in 2010 to 90% in 2018, 789 million people still lacked access to electricity in 2018
May 28 2020
The Efficient Clean Cooling Program was established in 2019 to accelerate the uptake of sustainable cooling solutions, including refrigeration and cold chain in developing countries.
May 9 2020
ESMAP/The World Bank present the Gender Equality in The Energy Sector Calendar (2020-21) to raise awareness on key gender-equality issues in the energy sector.
March 3 2020
Off-grid solar solutions have played a pivotal role in extending energy access to millions of people, especially in Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia.
March 2 2020