With support from WBG, ESMAP and the State and Peacebuilding Fund, the Ethiopia Electric Utility (EEU) is working with universities to create new opportunities for female employees and students.
February 6 2020
Nearly 600 million people in sub-Saharan Africa still don’t have access to grid electricity, and hundreds of millions more live with unreliable connections, plagued by frequent black-outs. The majority of these off-grid households are in…
December 10 2019
ESMAP and EEG are calling for papers for presentations at the conference. For further details, see the full call note.
October 15 2019
UK Commits $250 Million; France, Netherlands Pledge $120 Million to World Bank Initiatives on Energy Storage, Solar Power and Clean Cooking
NEW YORK – The United Kingdom pledged £200 million ($250 million) to the Climate Investment Funds’ Global Energy Storage Program, which in collaboration with the World Bank’s Energy Storage Partnership aims to deliver breakthrough energy…
September 23 2019
The report, the most comprehensive study on mini grids to date. It provides policy makers, investors, and developers with insights on how mini grids can be scaled up. It takes stock of the global market and industry, analyses costs and…
June 25 2019
New International Partnership Established to Increase the Use of Energy Storage in Developing Countries
A new international partnership has been established to help expand the deployment of energy storage and bring new technologies to developing countries’ power systems.
May 28 2019