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Clean Energy


 

What we do

 

IFC’s Clean Energy teams work with firms to develop competitive, replicable clean energy business models and support private sector projects that provide energy access to the underserved.

 

 

How we do it

 

IFC develops renewable energy programs to support green growth by:

 

  • Advising firms on the commercial and technical aspects of renewable technologies and business models.
  • Providing targeted regulatory advice and capacity building on the policy level.
  • Providing capacity building on the sector level and promoting best practices and standards.

 

IFC provides energy access to the under-served by:

 

  • Working with firms to develop business models for manufacturers, distributors, and operators.
  • Facilitating access to commercial and concessional finance for first movers.
  • Promoting best practices and standards to replicate successful models across markets.

 

We work with: renewable energy project developers, industry associations, governments and regulators, manufacturers, and suppliers of clean energy products and services.

 


 

Clean Energy Resources

 

Fact Sheet | Project Examples | Publications | Videos  

 

Lighting Africa, a joint IFC and World Bank program, develops commercial off-grid lighting markets in Sub-Saharan Africa.

 

Green Power for Mobile, a joint IFC and GSMA program, promotes the use of green power at mobile network towers in remote, rural areas around the world.

 

 

Contact

 

Jeremy Levin | +1 (202) 458-5906 (Washington, DC, USA) | JLevin@ifc.org
John Kellenberg | +1 (202) 458-2584 (Washington, DC, USA) | JKellenberg@ifc.org

 

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