emerging markets

Renewable energy sector

Emerging markets and leapfrogging into renewables as fossil fuels plateau

India’s Council on Energy, Environment and Water and the financial think tank Carbon Tracker published the Reach for the Sun report, stating that fossil fuel electricity generation has peaked worldwide as emerging markets seize the opportunities of low-cost renewables.

Distributed renewable energy platform launched by leading foundations

The IKEA Foundation and The Rockefeller Foundation have announced a $1 billion joint venture that aims to reduce 1 billion tons of greenhouse gas emissions and improve 1 billion lives with distributed renewable energy (DRE). The initiative will be operated through a new global platform, launching in 2021
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Emerging and developing nations need help to fund energy transition

A new report from the International Energy Agency into financing clean energy transitions in emerging and developing economies posits the world’s energy and climate futures are increasingly hinged on whether these economies manage that transition successfully.
smart grid

Emerging markets becoming focus of global smart meters deployment

A new report released by research firm Northeast Group states that emerging market countries will deploy 148 million smart meters over the...
tidal energy

Supporting renewable projects in emerging markets is key, says new study

Global sustainable energy consultancy, K2 Management in partnership with specialist insurance broker and risk consultant, JLT Speciality, launched a report titled "Pre-construction projects: The...

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