Bridging the Energy Efficiency Divide: Implementation Models and Best Practices


World Bank
Ashok Sarkar
1 October 2008

This report summarizes the proceedings of a roundtable with the following objectives: 1) to learn from Japan’s experience with energy efficiency, such as the importance of regulatory and the institutional frameworks and sectoral approaches; 2) to discover ways that global or regional experiences can be used to support growing countries to formulate effective policy framework and institutional grading; and 3) to explore different financing mechanisms for developing nations.