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ADVISORY: WRI Hosts 2018 Goldman Environmental Prize Winners

  • Equity
  • Energy
  • Energy Access
  • renewable energy
  • Equity
  • Energy
  • Energy Access
  • renewable energy
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India’s Renewable Energy Push: A Win-Win for Job Creation and Electricity Access

  • Equity
  • Energy
  • poverty
  • renewable energy
Solar engineers in Tinginaput, India
  • Equity
  • Energy
  • poverty
  • renewable energy
Initiatives

Energy Access

Meenakshi Dewan tends to maintenance work on the solar street lighting in her village of Tinginaput, India. Huge pylons run across these hills, supplying power to the big cities – but rural areas like this are not connected to the main grid.
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1.2 Billion People Lack Electricity. Increasing Supply Alone Won’t Fix the Problem

  • Equity
  • Energy
  • electric grid
  • Energy Access
  • renewable energy
  • low carbon development
Pharmacy in Monrovia
  • Equity
  • Energy
  • electric grid
  • Energy Access
  • renewable energy
  • low carbon development
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“Pay-As-You-Go” Solar Could Electrify Rural Africa

  • Equity
  • Energy
  • Business
  • Energy Access
  • renewable energy
  • low carbon development
Tanzania solar
  • Equity
  • Energy
  • Business
  • Energy Access
  • renewable energy
  • low carbon development
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The Rise of the Urban Energy “Prosumer”

  • Equity
  • Energy
  • Cities
  • renewable energy
Solar panel on roof
  • Equity
  • Energy
  • Cities
  • renewable energy
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5 Reasons To Watch NYC’s Climate Summit

  • International Climate Action
  • Energy
  • Food
  • Forests
  • Cities
  • Finance
  • Equity
  • Climate Resilience
  • Business
  • Climate
  • Paris Agreement
  • climate policy
UN headquarters in New York City (Photo credit United Nations)
  • International Climate Action
  • Energy
  • Food
  • Forests
  • Cities
  • Finance
  • Equity
  • Climate Resilience
  • Business
  • Climate
  • Paris Agreement
  • climate policy
Insights
Tamil Nadu has a stark energy deficit, leading to blackouts and poor service. Photo Credit: Pratik Gupte/Flickr
  • Equity
  • Energy
  • renewable energy
Insights

A Shared Vision for Thailand's Solar Energy Development

  • Equity
  • Energy
  • renewable energy
Lopburi solar power plant in central Thailand is the largest solar photovoltaic project in the world. (Photo credit: Asian Development Bank)
  • Equity
  • Energy
  • renewable energy
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How Civil Society Groups Can Help Expand Energy Efficiency

  • Equity
  • Energy
  • Energy Access
  • energy efficiency
  • public participation
Involving civil society organizations in the energy efficiency standards and labeling process could increase the uptake of energy-efficient appliances. Photo credit: Acumen Fund, Flickr
  • Equity
  • Energy
  • Energy Access
  • energy efficiency
  • public participation
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How Civil Society Groups Improved Electricity in Thailand

  • Equity
  • Energy
  • electric grid
  • environmental democracy
  • Energy Access
  • Equity
  • Energy
  • electric grid
  • environmental democracy
  • Energy Access

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