World Bank’s Energy Sector Management Assistance Program (ESMAP) and Global Energy Alliance for People and Planet (GEAPP) Announce Partnership to Accelerate Energy Access and Decarbonization
Today, at COP 27, the Global Energy Alliance for People and Planet (GEAPP) announced support of USD 50 million for the World Bank’s Energy Sector Management Assistance Program (ESMAP) to accelerate energy access and the transition to clean…
November 15 2022
In its eight edition, the report assesses the progress made by each country on access to electricity, access to clean cooking services, renewables, and energy efficiency. It provides a global, regional, and country-level snapshot of how…
June 1 2022
ESMAP Contributes to $68 Million Relief Fund to Protect Energy Access from Covid-19 Fallout in Vulnerable Communities
Energy Access Relief Fund (EARF), a facility designed to provide emergency capital to energy access companies serving more than 20 million low-income households and micro-businesses in sub-Saharan Africa and Asia.
September 1 2021
What does it take to accelerate progress towards universal access to clean cooking by 2030? This was the topic of a virtual event on…
November 16 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