Smart Grid T&D
Uzbekistan's Ministry of Energy is set to implement its Electricity Sector Transformation and Resilient Transmission Project after securing over $400 million in loans from financial institutions.
Disagreements between Pakistan and independent power producers have escalated over the past few months. The issue over tariffs has been complicated by allegations of corruption, and now the World Bank has stepped in to try and salvage what it can from the country`s pioneering private investment programme.
The head of the IEA Clean Coal Centre says moves by the World Bank and other institutions to end investment in coal-fired power plants would be ‘misguided.’
Clean Coal Technologies
The Kosovan government has expressed confidence that the country’s New Kosovo coal-fired power plant will win final approval for funding from the World Bank.
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.
Last month the World Bank released the “Sustainability for all – Global Tracking Framework Report” and it has as one of its objectives the doubling of the share of renewable power generation in the global energy mix by 2030.
The government of Bangladesh and the World Bank (WB) signed two agreements in the city yesterday for implementation of the rural electrification and renewable energy development project, says a press release.