Energy

World Bank announces $1 billion investment for battery storage in developing countries

Battery storage allows for wind and solar energy to be used at a much greater scale...

Blackouts threaten Africa as temperatures rise and hydropower dams dry out, scientists warn

In recent weeks, outbreaks of communicable diseases such as cholera and Ebola have...

Blockchain is transforming energy systems in Bangkok

One of the world’s largest peer-to-peer renewable energy trading platforms is...

5,000 megawatt solar farm approved for India

The Indian Government has given planning permission to a huge new solar project which...

Renewable energy gets a boost in Bangladesh

The government of Bangladesh has signed a $55 million agreement with the World Bank...

$4.1 billion committed to help developing countries meet environmental goals.

A fresh injection of $4.1 billion from the international community has been made available...

How stoves are tackling health, environment and gender equality issues in Lao DPR

The World Bank, in partnership with the Energy Sector Management Assistance Program...

World Bank approves $55 million to support renewable energy projects in rural Bangladesh

The World Bank has approved $55 million to grow clean and renewable energy in rural...

Solar power gets another boost from India, France and the ADB

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the International Solar Alliance (ISA) have signed...

Energy efficiency is a top priority for Vietnam

The World Bank and Vietnam’s Ministry of Industry and Trade have announced...

Solar power is key for bringing electricity to all Indians

India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced a $2.5 billion plan to electrify...

African Development Bank urges increase in renewables and climate financing

The African Development Bank has used a major speech in Ethiopia to call for greater...

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