This report examines the evolution of the most critical emerging risks to the energy sector – extreme weather events, energy-water-food nexus and cyber threats – and identifies measures to respond through improved financing conditions for investments for energy infrastructure, including financial risk management. It also identifies seven recommendations, which aim at improving the financing of […]
This report investigates how cyber risks can best be managed, taking into account the changing nature of the energy industry and energy infrastructure. Actions are recommended for decision makers and stakeholders to improve the sector’s response to rising cyber threats, as part of a wider move toward greater resilience.
The report explores the literature by first providing a global picture of energy subsidies, energy access and gender empowerment as background to the research. It then reviews the literature regarding access to energy and gender empowerment, fossil fuel subsidies and gender, subsidy reforms and gender, and mitigation measures such as cash transfers and targeted energy […]
The objective of the validation workshop was to obtain consensus of all key stakeholders (Government, private sector ethanol and ethanol-based cookstoves producers and distributers and the beneficiaries) on the proposed model for providing a clean cooking alternative fuel for at least 500,000 households in the country, over a period of five years.
It examines key sectors, technologies, and policy measures that will be central in the transition to a low-carbon energy system. The report also looks at building climate resilience in the energy sector, and using tracking tools and metrics to monitor the progress of energy sector decarbonization. Finally, it provides global energy and emissions data, including […]
It tracks the swiftly evolving market for modern, clean, and affordable off-grid solar energy products worldwide. In addition to key sales figures across a range of product categories, the report also looks at important market drivers and other influencing factors—including climate, currency devaluation and market concentration—to knit together a complete picture of the latest results […]
This report presents three exploratory scenarios—Modern Jazz, Unfinished Symphony, and Hard Rock—that provide users with a common language for thinking and talking about current events. These scenarios provide energy leaders with an open, transparent, and inclusive framework to think about a very uncertain future, and thus assist in the shaping of the choices they make.