IFC seeks financing opportunities that will provide the best development outcome for people in developing countries. We support electricity generation, transmission and distribution investments across a range of technologies with a focus on natural gas and renewable energy such as solar, wind and hydro.
IFC Power Highlights
Our power business has been growing since 2007
Renewable energy is consistently 2/3 of our business (>70% in FY14)
In addition to financings from our own account, we mobilized $600 million for power projects in FY 2014 and $1.2 billion in FY 2013
Equity investments are increasing as we prioritize power
Our in-house technical expertise allows us to better appraise investments in new and emerging technologies / prototypes
IFC staff with power sector expertise are now based across our regional offices