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Making the Connection: How Can Governments Attract Private Investment for the Green Energy Transition?

On Sep 23, 2020
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RT @johannesboggild: Why is the deployment of green energy not going any faster? @WorldResources and @Orsted pinpoints four actions for governments: https://t.co/vECXziaoDn… #climateweekNYC and we follow up with a webinar on oct. 27th. Sign up here : https://t.co/prt3oSREPF
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WRI, in partnership with leading clean energy company Ørsted, is working on new research (to be published in 2021) to identify concrete steps for governments across the world to address selected barriers to unlock private investment, de-risk decarbonization and get the world to a clean ...

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On Sep 23, 2020
@ClimateGroup shared
RT @johannesboggild: Why is the deployment of green energy not going any faster? @WorldResources and @Orsted pinpoints four actions for governments: https://t.co/vECXziaoDn… #climateweekNYC and we follow up with a webinar on oct. 27th. Sign up here : https://t.co/prt3oSREPF
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Making the Connection: How Can Governments Attract Private Investment for the Green Energy Transition?

Making the Connection: How Can Governments Attract Private Investment for the Green Energy Transition?

WRI, in partnership with leading clean energy company Ørsted, is working on new research (to be published in 2021) to identify concrete steps for governments across the world to address ...

Four things governments can do to attract more renewable energy investment

Four things governments can do to attract more renewable energy investment

By Jakob Askou Bøss, Senior Vice President for Corporate Strategy and Stakeholder Relations, Ørsted and Jennifer Layke, Director of Global Energy Program, World Resources Institute The ...

Will renewable energy be a winner in global post-pandemic recovery programs?

Will renewable energy be a winner in global post-pandemic recovery programs?

The renewable energy industry has weathered the effects of the pandemic according to the Financial Times of London, which reports one industry insider saying, “the pandemic does not affect ...

OPINION: How to fast-track least developed countries’ transition to sustainable energy

OPINION: How to fast-track least developed countries’ transition to sustainable energy

Investing in sustainable energy is critical to addressing the global climate emergency, of which the poorest countries suffer the gravest consequences

Facebook, Google, Walmart and more want to make buying renewable energy easier for corporations

Facebook, Google, Walmart and more want to make buying renewable energy easier for corporations

Google, Facebook, General Motors and Walmart, along with over 300 other companies, launched the Renewable Energy Buyers Alliance (REBA) today — the

Africa: Fast-Tracking Least-Developed Countries' Transitions to Sustainable Energy

Africa: Fast-Tracking Least-Developed Countries' Transitions to Sustainable Energy

Opinion - Current forecasts suggest that without action, by 2030, 650 million people will be excluded from access to electricity and the benefits it brings.

Climate Investment Platform Targets Increase in Flow of Capital to Clean Energy Projects

Climate Investment Platform Targets Increase in Flow of Capital to Clean Energy Projects

The Climate Investment Platform (CIP) is an inclusive partnership bringing together governments, international organizations, and the private sector to scale-up climate action and translate ...

AI for Clean Energy: Transitioning toward a Decarbonized Energy System

AI for Clean Energy: Transitioning toward a Decarbonized Energy System

Applying AI to transition toward a decarbonized, decentralized and digitized energy system that can serve all citizens of the world.

Charlotte Is the Largest US City to Buy Renewable Energy through a Green Tariff. Here’s How to Ensure More Follow.

Charlotte Is the Largest US City to Buy Renewable Energy through a Green Tariff. Here’s How to Ensure More Follow.

More than 200 US cities, townships, and counties have adopted 100 percent clean energy targets. While some have already achieved them, many more are still trying to figure out how they will ...

States, regions, cities and businesses in new call to action on the transition to clean energy

States, regions, cities and businesses in new call to action on the transition to clean energy

States, regions, cities and businesses in new call to action on the transition to clean energy

OUR IMPACT*

OUR IMPACT*

ESMAP is also playing a major role in helping the World Bank achieve its Climate Change Action Plan targets by scaling up investments in renewable energy and energy efficiency, including ...

The clean energy transition: good for business, communities and the economy

The clean energy transition: good for business, communities and the economy

Diversifying economies, particularly those that are fossil fuel-rich, is not easy, but solutions exist and the move from brown to green energy will benefit business and bring near-term ...

How Public Banks Can Help Finance a Green and Just Energy Transformation

How Public Banks Can Help Finance a Green and Just Energy Transformation

The World Bank and other international financial institutions have financed relatively little energy efficiency projects (only 14% of their energy portfolio from 2012 to 2014, or 3% of ...

Bloomberg-Backed Cities Initiative Aims to Deploy 2.8GW of Renewables by 2021

Bloomberg-Backed Cities Initiative Aims to Deploy 2.8GW of Renewables by 2021

The American Cities Climate Challenge Renewable Accelerator was created to help cities decarbonize their electricity systems.

This Is Why We Need To Build Back Better For A More Sustainable Future

This Is Why We Need To Build Back Better For A More Sustainable Future

Governments need to 'build back better' in the wake of the pandemic. That means prioritising clean, green, climate-friendly infrastructure,says the International Renewable Energy Agency.

Building back better: post-pandemic community resilience

Building back better: post-pandemic community resilience

Jennifer Layke, Global Director for Energy at the World Resources Institute, explores the societal impact of the pandemic and how governments and policymakers should be taking a ...

Summary of the High-Level Dialogue on the Implementation of the UN Decade of Sustainable Energy for All 2014-2019: A Mid-Point Review

Summary of the High-Level Dialogue on the Implementation of the UN Decade of Sustainable Energy for All 2014-2019: A Mid-Point Review

IISD Reporting Services, through its ENB+ Meeting Coverage, produced a summary report from the High-Level Dialogue on the Implementation of the UN Decade of Sustainable Energy for All ...

‘Moving for Climate NOW’ Cycling Expedition Calls for Greater Climate Ambition Upon Arrival to COP25

‘Moving for Climate NOW’ Cycling Expedition Calls for Greater Climate Ambition Upon Arrival to COP25

UN Climate Change News, 1 December 2019 – A group of e-cyclists ended a 200-kilometer journey from Salamanca to the United Nations Climate Change Conf...

The evolving energy landscape

The evolving energy landscape

swissnex India and swissnex China are curating an engaging focus group discussion on state-of-the-art market trends in the energy storage sector. This exclusive platform is set to steer ...