Blog posts tagged to "energy access"

  • Wind farms are an example of a supply-side renewable energy investment.

    Solving the Energy Trilemma in developing countries through innovation

    Published on Tuesday, 16 October 2018

    With innovative business models, financing and procurement, developing countries can leapfrog to secure, affordable, and clean energy systems.

  • Without electricity, health facilities can’t operate incubators for newborn babies.

    3 ways investing in energy makes people healthier

    Published on Tuesday, 27 March 2018

    Improving electricity supply to rural health facilities is critical to deliver quality health care across developing Asia.

  • Grid-to-grid connection with India has significantly improved power supply and cost in Bangladesh.

    Taking power trading to the next level in South Asia

    Published on Thursday, 07 December 2017

    Bilateral power trading deals among SASEC countries should gradually expand. A single interconnected power market would be a clear win for the subregion. 

  • New emissions reduction pledges from Asia should focus squarely on an increased role for clean energy in the energy mix. A wind power project in Turpan, PRC.

    Asia Clean Energy Forum, the energy trilemma, and the road to Paris

    Published on Thursday, 04 June 2015

    This year’s Asia Clean Energy Forum (comes at a critical time in the lead-up to the crucial COP21 in Paris. Asia’s energy sector has a very important part to play in these UNFCCC negotiations and in setting the world on a course to limit global warming, and avoid the most dangerous impacts of climate change.

  • It’s time to talk about clean energy

    Published on Monday, 03 June 2013

    The upcoming Asia Clean Energy Forum 2013 on June 25 to 28 at the ADB Headquarters is one of Asia’s premiere clean energy events. The event will bring together high level policy makers, the private sector, financial institutions, and civil society to discuss cutting-edge renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies and approaches that are changing the face of developing Asia.