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Electricity Plays Key Role in Kyrgyzstan Uprising

WRI’s Davida Wood answers questions on the current situation in Kyrgyzstan and its link to electricity governance.

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Surveying Risk, Building Opportunity

Financial Impacts of Energy, Water and Climate Risks on Real Estate in Asia

This report presents a framework to assess risks associated with energy security, water scarcity, and climate change for the real estate sector in Southeast Asia. It also discusses financial opportunities in the region’s growing green building market.

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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.

Q&A on China's Carbon Intensity Target

This post originally appeared on ChinaFAQs.org.

China recently confirmed an ambitious goal t

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The World Bank Eskom Support Program

South Africa's plans for a new coal power plant bring up difficult decisions for the World Bank.

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Adding Environmental Risk to the Financial Equation

Despite projections, many financial analysts ignore the risks and opportunities associated with environmental trends. ENVEST seeks to change this.

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It Should Be A Breeze

Harnessing the Potential of Open Trade and Investment Flows in the Wind Energy Industry

This working paper maps out the structure and value chains of the wind power industry, analyzes its increasing globalization via cross-border trade and investment flows, and formulates recommendations for policymakers for the design of investment and trade policies to help realize wind energy...

Fact Sheet: Energy and Climate Policy Action in China (Update)

China’s recent statements and policy initiatives demonstrate growing concerns about energy security, pollution and the ability to sustain long-term economic strategies for reducing poverty.

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