Published on September 29, 2023

Transforming Global Energy Access

Energy access and affordability remain core development challenges in large parts of the world. At the same time, the diversification of the energy matrix and its shift from fossil fuel-based energy to renewables is imperative for climate mitigation, given energy accounts for more than two-thirds of global greenhouse emissions. Access to electricity in developing countries has increased, even during the current crises, but the pace needs to accelerate, along with reliability and affordability to ensure universal access.


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