What does it take to accelerate progress towards universal access to clean cooking by 2030? This was the topic of a virtual event on Clean Cooking Fund Initiative: High-Level Dialogue on Accomplishments, Opportunities and Challenges on…
November 16 2020
The first phase of the study reviewed and assessed the existing methodologies, literature, pilot experience, and relevant measurement tools and metrics. The report also finds that there are synergies across respective co-benefit…
October 6 2020
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