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The World Bank and the International Finance Corporation provide the Global Solar Atlas—in addition to a series of global, regional and country GIS data layers and poster maps—to support the scale-up of solar power in their client countries.

Source: The World Bank Group
Date: January 2017

This guide is intended to present, in a practical and comprehensive manner, basic smart city concepts and principles, as well as the elements necessary for the formation of smart cities.

Source: Inter-American Development Bank
Date: July 2016

This report reviews how partners of the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves are progressing towards the organizations vision of facilitating the adoption of 100 million cookstoves by 2020.

Source: Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves
Date: November 2015

The International Energy Agency's (IEA) Africa Energy Outlook—a Special Report in the 2014 World Energy Outlook series—offers a comprehensive analytical study of energy in Africa, specifically in sub-Saharan Africa, the epicenter of the global challenge to overcome energy poverty.

Source: International Energy Agency
Date: January 2014

The International Geothermal Association (IGA), founded in 1988, is a scientific, educational and cultural organization. As of 2016, the IGA has more than 5,000 members in over 65 countries.

Source: International Geothermal Association

TRANSrisk conducted 15 case studies that explore the transition to low-carbon economies, including 14 country-level case studies and one at the global and regional level.

Source: Transitions Pathways and Risk Analysis for Climate Change Mitigation and Adaption Strategies (TRANSrisk)
Date: November 2016

IRENA estimates that with the right enabling policies, Africa could be home to more than 70 gigawatts of solar PV capacity by 2030.

Source: International Renewable Energy Agency

The East African Community is the second-largest single regional market in Africa and economically one of the fastest growing regions in sub-Saharan Africa.

Source: Renewable Energy Policy Network for the 21st Century

This note summarizes a report prepared by Lighting Africa to identify key policy barriers to the adoption of modern lighting products and services in Kenya, and it offers recommendations for their mitigation.

Source: World Bank
Date: January 2012

Article abstract: "The expansion of digital finance systems in the developing world has altered this financial context and enabled new business models that rely on small, regular payments.

Source: World Bank
Date: March 2016