Solar and storage for all public schools and health centres in Gambia

The project is receiving more than €183m of financial support

UK funds project supporting emerging offshore wind markets

It is providing a £20m grant for the World Bank programme in co-operation with the Global Wind Energy Council

Guinea granted $50m to boost electricity access

The project is expected to benefit more than 600,000 people

World Bank grants $7.6m for renewable energy in Nepal

The project aims to address the barriers to private sector participation in the mini grid sector for renewables

World Bank doubles climate investment to $200bn

It will support projects in the world’s poorest nations

Indian state granted $310m to boost electricity access

The project involves building new infrastructure as well as supporting smart meters

World Bank commits $1bn for battery storage in developing nations

It will finance projects such as utility-scale solar parks with battery storage, off-grid systems and stand-alone batteries that can help stabilise grids

New Global Green Bond Partnership launched

It will provide technical assistance and support the development of innovative funds to mobilise investor capital

Caribbean aims to be world’s first ‘climate smart’ zone

Richard Branson and Usain Bolt were part of the launch of the Caribbean ClimateSmart Accelerator yesterday

New scheme aims to make Brazilian cities more energy efficient

It is expected to create new markets in the areas of efficient street lighting and industrial energy efficiency