Developing countries are expecting billions of dollars to fund a clean energy transformation. How can they ensure this money is spent in the public interest?
Global transportation experts convene in New Delhi on Saturday, December 4, 2010
EMBARQ, the World Resources Institute’s Center for Sustainable Transport and Shell Foundation are hosting a roundtable discussion to focus on actions and policies to better develop and finance high-quality, sustainable transportation.
This piece originally appeared in Solutions (Volume 1: Issue 6) and is reposted with permission.
By Remi Moncel, Neelam Singh and Kirsten Stasio on November 4, 2010
What should President Obama and Prime Minister Singh focus on when they talk about energy and climate change? Our top three.
A new financial product aimed at driving investment into energy-efficiency projects performed by Indian energy service companies (ESCOs) is being launched this week by the Industrial Development Bank of India (IDBI) and the World Resources Institute (WRI).
Sreyamsa Bairiganjan (CDF-IFMR), Ray Cheung, Ella Delio, David Fuente (CDF-IFMR), Saurabh Lall, Santosh Singh (CDF-IFMR)
This report informs investors about the market potential of the clean
energy industry serving India’s rural Base of the Pyramid (BoP) market, by looking at its opportunities, challenges, and potential paths to growth.
By Jonathan Lash and Jessica Seddon Wallack on September 29, 2010
The under-served rural Indian market offers opportunities for investors to support the sustainable energy solutions of the future.
WRI’s new report, in collaboration with CDF-IFMR, looks at the market potential for clean and renewable energy in rural India.
The market for clean energy products and services is increasing among India’s rural poor, and according to a new analysis, could potentially grow to more than USD 2 billion per year.
Two countries that once eyed each other warily, India and the United States are building trust through mutually beneficial partnerships on climate and energy.
In advance of the summit between President Obama and Prime Minister Singh as well as the United Nations climate change negotiations in Mexico, the World Resources Institute
By Saurabh Lall, Santosh Singh (CDF-IFMR) and Sreyamsa Bairiganjan (CDF-IFMR) on September 1, 2010
SBA Hydro is just one of the many companies starting to bring clean energy to India’s rural poor.
This piece is adapted from a speech that was delivered on June 25th at the 5th Asia Clean Energy Forum: Meeting the Technology Transfer Challenge. The forum, hosted by the Asian Development Bank (ADB), the US Agency for International Development (USAID) and the World Resources Institute, is the premiere knowledge sharing platform on best practices in policy, technology, and finance for clean energy in the Asian region.
How can the financial community better understand the financial impacts of environmental trends?
This working paper frames the key challenges to analyzing the financial impacts of emerging environmental trends in South and Southeast Asia.
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