Could a major industrialized country be powered entirely by renewable energy? Germany wants to be the first to try.
Wind power is a nascent industry in the United States, but has the potential to spur job creation. Several studies show that wind power creates more jobs than power generation from fossil fuels.
SBA Hydro is just one of the many companies starting to bring clean energy to India’s rural poor.
Multilateral Development Banks' Investments in Energy Policy...
This report reviews loans provided by Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs) to developing countries for electricity policy from 2006–2008. It examines those policies, regulations, and institutional capacities in the electricity sector that will direct both public and private investment in...
WRI’s Davida Wood answers questions on the current situation in Kyrgyzstan and its link to electricity governance.
Financial Risks from Water Constraints on Power Generation in Asia
This report presents a framework for investors and analysts to assess the risk of impacts from water-related issues, including growing water scarcity and declining water quality, on thermal and hydroelectric power generation plants.
WRI mapped water scarcity data with plant locations for the largest publicly listed power generation companies in Southeast Asia.
South Africa's plans for a new coal power plant bring up difficult decisions for the World Bank.
Leaders must overcome the mistrust that has characterized recent U.S.-India relations on climate change and energy.
WRI submitted comments to the US Treasury on key issues the World Bank must address during its World Bank Energy Strategy review.