Results - 10 of at least 92 items found
Jan 22, 2021
In Yemen, Solar Power Has Become a Lifeline
Farmers are tapping the power of the sun to boost their crops.
Sep 30, 2020
Expanding Business During COVID-19
EBRD’s former leader, Suma Chakrabarti, highlights the need for more investors in developing countries, plus more climate business.
Jun 10, 2020
Investors Forecast Bright Future for Mini-Grids in Africa
International organizations explore different approaches to remove barriers that could spur more private investment.
Dec 3, 2019
Building Green—the Business Case
A new IFC report finds a huge potential for green buildings—and shows how developers, banks, and governments are rapidly building markets.
Sep 23, 2019
Carbon Pricing Ushers in New Investment Opportunities
Putting a price on carbon can advance innovation and lead to the development of new industries, according to a new report.
Sep 18, 2019
Replacing Fossil Fuel Generators Offers Clean-Energy Options
A new study reveals the long-term costs of backup generators in developing countries—and points to solutions.
Mar 13, 2019
In Egypt’s Desert, Working to Ensure Solar Power is Sustainable
As the world’s largest solar installation is built, IFC helps ensure the project adheres to high labor, environmental, and health and safety standards.
Mar 11, 2019
Climate Financing in Africa Accelerates Alongside Urbanization
The One Planet Summit in Nairobi explores Africa’s climate-related challenges—and pioneering solutions that may benefit other cities in the continent.
Aug 29, 2018
Wind Energy Powers New Possibilities for the Dominican Republic
A new wind farm will diversify the country’s energy matrix and ease its dependence on fossil fuels, contributing to a reduction in greenhouse emissions.
May 22, 2018
Antalya Stays on Track for Sustainable Growth
A new tram line is expected to reduce traffic congestion and improve living standards in one of Turkey’s fastest growing cities.