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Desert To Solar Program Aims To Expand Solar In African Sahel Region

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. 


Developing-Asia Requires $26 Trillion To Properly Develop Infrastructure Through 2030

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.


Japanese Retail Investors Fund ADB Clean Energy Projects

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


ADB Solar Energy Initiative Funding for Reliance Power’s 100-MW Solar Thermal Power Project in Rajasthan

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



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