• CERAWeek
  • March 18 - 22, 2024

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Spotlight | How to End Global Energy Poverty

Thursday, 9 March

10:50 am - 11:30 am (CST) / 09/mar/2023 04:50 pm - 09/mar/2023 05:30 pm
Energy poverty is limited access to energy resources that precludes people and nations from meeting basic human needs and achieving their aspirations for a better future. About 750 million people, mostly in Africa, lack complete energy access and about 3.5 billion do not have reliable power for more than a few hours a day. Developing countries are demanding access to power technologies and financing on competitive terms. Bridging this gap has become a global challenge—to mobilize resources and new capacities at scale. How much of the problem can be solved through innovation in distributed energies? Is reinvention needed in global financial and development strategies? In commercial practices? Join a discussion on emerging solutions that can define a path of progress.

Program Type: Executive Conference

Session Theme: Geopolitics and Geoeconomics: An era of volatility

Session Type: Spotlight

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