Connecting countries to climate technology solutions
English Arabic Chinese (Simplified) French Russian Spanish Yoruba

Financing Energy Efficiency: Lessons from Brazil, China, India, and Beyond

Publication date:
Robert P. Taylor, Chandrasekar Govindarajalu, Jeremy Levin, Anke Meyer, William Ward
Type of publication:
Knowledge partner:

This report details the need for energy efficiency interventions, models for energy efficiency investments suitable for the institutional environment, identifying and developing investment projects, and effectively delivering financing. Detailed global case studies are presented, with a focus on projects in developing and transitioning countries, which highlight successes and lessons learned for loan guarantee programs, energy efficiency funds, energy service company (ESCO) development, leasing and loan repayment, and large-scale utility programs.