ESMAP E-Bulletin | April-May-June, 2018

June 27 2018 India Set for Big Gains through Energy Efficiency ESMAP analysis and technical assistance contributed to the design of the India Energy Efficiency Scale-up Program to help the government transform the energy efficiency market through sustainable business models, capacity building, and by maximizing finance for development.


July 12 2018
ESMAP is helping the government of Zambia understand the country’s solar and wind potential and identify areas for private sector development.
July 12 2018
ESMAP funded a least-cost assessment of Uzbekistan’s heating sector that looked at options for both supply and demand management.
May 2 2018
The world is not on track to meet the global energy targets for 2030 set as part of the Sustainable Development Goals, but real progress is being made in certain areas according to a new report from five international agencies.
April 25 2018
The high-risk mindset that prohibited scaling geothermal projects are shifting. Here's how and why this could be transformational for the future of sustainable energy.
June 5 2018
A World Bank/Energy Sector Management Assistance Program (ESMAP) initiative is introducing 50,000 super cookstoves to replace charcoal and wood-burning ones in three Laotian provinces. The project has started with distribution of a hundred of the same stoves to schools with feeding programs. The school cooks, like Ms. Huong, are getting a super-clean stove to take home with them. Read Feature Story
June 28 2018
Drawing on lessons learned from successful power pools, ESMAP is funding the development of strategies for World Bank engagement with each power pool (West Africa, East Africa and Southern Africa), outlining clear actions and milestones.

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Published on: 06/05/2018