Nuclear Energy

NEA: Reduce costs of nuclear power to achieve clean energy goals

Nuclear Energy Agency says governments could support rapid reduction in the costs of new nuclear capacity by creating policy frameworks that apply industrial capabilities.

IEA: Critical need for acceleration in clean energy innovation

The IEA highlights that without a major acceleration in clean energy innovation, net zero emissions targets will not be achievable.
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Solar mini-grids are vital to achieving universal electrification

Mini-grids could play a critical role in providing electricity to rural communities and businesses and in helping to connect the 789 million people worldwide who currently do not have access.
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Southern and East Africa rank top regions in attracting venture...

The African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association recognise that 2019 was a record year for VC deal value in Africa, reaching $1.4 billion.
India

BNEF: India is leading the planet’s clean power revolution

BNEF have released a new white paper detailing how India has become the world’s largest and most competitive clean energy auction market.
microgrids

Utilities to increase micro-grid capacity by nearly five times by 2029

Global utilities are expected to increase their micro-grid capacity by 19% per annum between 2020 and 2029, according to Guidehouse Insights.

COVID-19 supply disruptions to impact Indian solar manufacturing model

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has exposed the over-reliance of countries on China to carry through their energy transition.
COVID-19 recovery

Long-term climate strategies critical to recovery says World Bank

Long-term climate strategies that look ahead to 2050 can help countries unlock new economic opportunities while also ensuring a safer climate, says a new World Bank report.
DER investments

Massive growth in DER investments anticipated through 2030

The global annual investments in distributed energy resources (DER) will increase by 75% by 2030, according to a new report issued by Frost & Sullivan.
African Development Fund

World Bank: It’s time to evaluate the impact of climate finance

Climate finance has grown significantly but there remains a gap between resources that are available to address climate change in developing countries.

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