December 14th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
A group of 15 leading international organizations, including six global development banks, announced on the sidelines of the COP24 UN climate change conference a joint commitment to make their operations climate neutral
June 18th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
The world's six largest multilateral development banks committed $35.2 billion to climate financing for developing and emerging economies in 2017, a new record seven-year high and up 28% on 2016.
June 5th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
The African Development Bank, the Green Climate Fund, and the Africa50 investment fund signed a letter of intent on the sidelines of annual meetings late May that will see the three international organizations collaborate on the Desert to Power Program, an initiative aimed at developing solar throughout the Sahel region of Africa.
March 8th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
The African Development Bank has this week secured $52.5 million in funding from the Green Climate Fund for Zambia’s Renewable Energy Financing Framework which will seek to finance 100 megawatts (MW) of renewable energy.
July 14th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
Unmitigated climate change as predicted for a world where we do not keep warming below 1.5°C to 2°C will bring "devastating consequences" to the Asia Pacific region, hamper future growth, reverse development gains, and degrade quality of life for millions
February 28th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
The need for new and upgraded infrastructure across developing-Asia and the Pacific is expected to exceed $22.6 trillion through 2030, or around $1.5 trillion a year, if the region is going to maintain its growth momentum -- figures which only increase to over $26 trillion, or $1.7 trillion a year, when climate change mitigation and adaptation costs are included.
August 17th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
A total of $81 billion in climate financing was mobilised for projects being funded by the world’s six largest multilateral [&hellip
April 2nd, 2015 | by Smiti
To kick-start the financial arrangements for the nearly 100 GW planned capacity addition over the next 7 years, the Indian [&hellip
June 16th, 2014 | by Sandy Dechert
International Off-Grid Renewable Energy Conference and Exhibition, Manila, June 16, 2014 (IRENA) The efforts of the fledgling—but remarkably effective—International Off-Grid [&hellip
May 20th, 2012 | by Andrew
There are signs that there's healthy demand on the part of retail and professional private sector investors, particularly in Japan, in helping finance the transition to clean, renewable energy. Through Nomura International, the Asian Development Bank last week sold a second, $339 issue of Clean Energy bonds in various foreign currencies to Japanese retail investors
April 27th, 2012 | by Andrew
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will lend India's Reliance Power $103 million to help finance a 100-MW concentrating solar power (CSP) plant that is to be built adjacent to the 40-MW Dahanu solar photovoltaic (PV) farm in Rajasthan. Reliance's Rajasthan CSP project is ADB's first CSP financing, as well as one of India's largest solar power projects