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Oct 13, 2016: Sustainable Energy for All’s Africa Hub, hosted by the African Development Bank (AfDB),  has launched a Green Mini-Grid Help Desk to support project developers delivering renewable energy to rural areas through decentralised mini-grids.
Oct 13, 2016: Economies have needed less energy to grow in recent years, especially in China and other developing countries, but more vigorous policies are needed to achieve climate targets, a new International Energy Agency (IEA) report says.
Oct 12, 2016: Bottom-up national energy planning is feasible and much more likely to deliver good results than traditional top-down approaches, a new report by Practical Action finds.
Oct 11, 2016: A new report by investment bank Goldman Sachs shows the impact of its clean energy funding since 2012, when it set a target to finance and invest $40 billion in clean energy globally over the following decade.
Oct 10, 2016: Despite bold promises of the UN’s first comprehensive global warming deal, African governments feel their demands for energy equity are being ignored, writes Ed King for Climate Home.
Oct 10, 2016: Per capita energy demand will peak before 2030, in stark contrast to historic growth levels, which have seen global demand for energy more than double since 1970, a new World Energy Council (WEC) report says
Oct 07, 2016: Sustainable infrastructure is the key element in delivering global economic growth and tackling climate change, a new report from the New Climate Economy shows.
Oct 07, 2016: The Paris Agreement on climate change will enter into force on 4 November, as enough countries have signed on to the landmark accord to bring it to the emissions threshold that will trigger its implementation, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has announced.
Oct 03, 2016: Rachel Kyte, SEforALL’s Chief Executive Officer and Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Sustainable Energy for All, will be among the high-profile speakers this week at the World Sustainable Development Summit (WSDS) 2016 in New Delhi.
Sep 30, 2016: Thirteen game-changing initiatives from around the world were announced today as winners of the UNFCCC's Momentum for Change climate change award.