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Subsidies that promote the use of fossil fuels are helping "to destroy the world", and are a bad way to deploy taxpayers' money, the head of the...

28.05.2019 , Oliver Taherzadeh and Benedict Probst

Five reasons ‘green growth’ won’t save the planet

Green growth has emerged as the dominant narrative for tackling contemporary environmental problems. Its supporters, including the likes of the UN,...

International report points to progress on electricity access, but finds clean cooking solutions and renewable energy in transportation and heating...

While many have come to recognize the potential for PAYGo solar to deliver affordable, reliable energy to off-grid customers, in the past year the...

India has almost reached the historic goal of universal electrification. But the challenge of supplying 24x7 Power for All remains. Millions of...

Street-lighting is important. It allows informal vendors and traders to operate for longer hours and improves road and public safety. It also makes...

For decades we have been told a story: that development is working, that poverty is a natural phenomenon and will be eradicated through aid by 2030....

The World Bank has vowed to be a leader in the global fight against climate change, but it continues to favor fossil fuels over renewable energy when...

In a vast continent like Africa, currently entering a new phase in its development, no plans for the future can exist without the availability of raw...
Remote microgrids—the most mature of all microgrid segments—typically do not connect to a traditional, larger grid, and therefore operate in island...