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Myanmar wins $350m World Bank credit to expand energy generation

The World Bank has approved a $350 million credit to help Myanmar to increase the output and efficiency of power generation.

World Bank and Infra Asia partner on sustainable infrastructure development

World Bank, Infra Asia, and the Singapore Management University to boost the capabilities of regional government officials in infrastructure development.
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Gambia wins World Bank aid to reform energy sector

The World Bank has approved a $30 million grant to help The Gambia improve financial viability and service delivery in the energy and telecom sectors.

World Bank provides fiscal boost to solar hybrid mini grids in...

The Nigerian Rural Electrification Agency, in collaboration with the World Bank, has signed a grant agreement with Renewvia Solar Nigeria for the Solar Hybrid Mini Grids Performance-Based Grant.

World Bank releases O&M handbook for hydropower

The World Bank has released a new publication: Operation and Maintenance Strategies for Hydropower: Handbook for Practitioners and Decision Makers.
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Turkish utility secures $325m World Bank fund for renewables integration

The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors has approved additional financing to the Turkish Electricity Transmission Company for the Renewable Energy Integration Project.

World Bank aids Vietnam’s transition to a solar auction program

The Global Infrastructure Facility’s (GIF) Governing Council has approved $1.5m in funding to support the World Bank’s work with the government of...

World Bank grants $52m to Afghanistan gas project

The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors has approved a $52.5m grant for the Afghanistan Gas Project that will provide sustainable supply...

World’s largest public bank cuts finance for coal and oil

The European Investment Bank (EIB), the world’s largest international public bank and the €555bn ($612bn) lending arm of the EU, has adopted...

World Bank funding to accelerate energy efficiency in Belarus

The World Bank has signed a deal to fund the new Sustainable Energy Scale-Up Project, an initiative designed to improve energy efficiency in Belarus.

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