Todd Moss bought a refrigerator in 2013. The yellow energy efficiency tag showed his single appliance would use more electricity than most people living in Africa use in a whole year. That realization led to a viral graphic and the launch of the Energy for Growth Hub.Read the Full Story
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new development finance agency created using our proposal is catalyzing billions of US investment in emerging markets infrastructure.
views of Rose Mutiso’s TED Talks are changing the global conversation on energy and climate in Africa.
of new private philanthropic investment uses our Modern Energy Minimum metric to redefine what it means to end energy poverty.
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