Solutions to Finance the Energy Transition in Developing Countries


Low- and middle-income countries need to transform their power sector infrastructure at an unprecedented scale and pace to meet climate and development goals. The World Bank’s new framework “Scaling Up to Phase Down” maps out a 6-step virtuous cycle to help these countries overcome critical barriers that are paralyzing their energy transition and catalyze investments.

Despite accounting for two-thirds of the global population, developing countries receive only one-fifth of global energy investment. They need affordable financing, especially at the start of their energy transitions, to improve sector conditions and attract growing volumes of private capital.

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