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ESMAP’s work in off-grid electrification in Kenya gets off the ground with a new $150 million World Bank investment project.  The project will provide electricity to 1.3 million people in 14 rural counties through mini grids, individual…

The world is not moving fast enough to reach its universal electricity access goal by 2030. A substantial acceleration of efforts and investments are needed to achieve this objective.

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The Regulatory Indicators for Sustainable Energy (RISE) data platform, developed by the World Bank's Energy Global Practice with support from ESMAP. 

Reducing energy subsidies can have a substantial impact on the budgets of developing countries, but reform can be incredibly challenging for country governments. 

Scale-up investments in geothermal power assisted Turkey in securing CleanTechnology Fund and IBRD co-financing for a major geothermal investment project.Along with partners, we launched the globally-applicable, harmonized standards for…