Scaling Solar brings together a suite of World Bank Group services under a single engagement aimed at creating viable markets for solar power in each client country. The “one stop shop” program aims to make privately funded grid-connected solar projects operational within two years and at competitive tariffs. When implemented across multiple countries, the program will create a new regional market for solar investment.
We offer a package that includes:
Advice to assess the right size and location for solar PV power plants in a country's grid.
Simple and rapid tendering to ensure strong participation and competition from committed industry players.
Fully developed templates of bankable project documents that can eliminate negotiation and speed up financing.
Competitive financing and insurance attached to the tender, delivering competitive bidding and ensuring rapid financial close.
Risk management and credit enhancement products to lower financing costs and deliver power at lower tariffs.