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Sep 29, 2016: Sustainable Energy for All (SEforALL) welcomes Deutsche Bank’s proposal to combine capital from the Green Climate Fund (GCF) with private investment to finance access to renewable energy for households and small and medium-sized businesses in Africa.
Sep 27, 2016: Our world leaders committed to the Sustainable Development Goals, and promised to leave no one behind. Now we need to deliver on every one of those goals – for everyone, no matter who they are, or where they live.
Sep 23, 2016: A loose coalition of more than 100 countries, including the US and European nations, is pushing for an early phase-out of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs), a powerful greenhouse gas that if left unchecked is set to add a potentially disastrous 0.5C to global temperatures by the end of the century, the Guardian reports.  
Sep 22, 2016: Concerns abound about what a Donald Trump presidency in the United States could mean for the Paris Agreement, the new head of the U.N. Framework Convention on Climate Change has said.
Sep 19, 2016: Foreign Exchange Risk ("FX Risk") is a key inhibitor of capital inflows and deal progress in the Power sector particularly in developing countries.
Sep 19, 2016: Sustainable Energy for All is shifting gear with a new five-year strategy that will drive action to deliver universal access to affordable, clean energy, following the landmark promises made last year by the global community.
Sep 19, 2016: Sustainable Energy for All is creating new ‘heat maps’ as a tool to help focus resources for maximum impact across our three objectives on energy access, energy efficiency and renewables.
Sep 18, 2016: Rachel Kyte, SEforALL’s Chief Executive Officer and Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Sustainable Energy for All, will be among the high-profile speakers at the opening session of Climate Week in New York.
Sep 16, 2016: Leading development finance institutions and heads of Nigeria’s most accomplished energy companies will meet with national government at EnergyNet’s Powering Africa: Nigeria Investment Summit.
Sep 15, 2016: What are the key developments and prospects for existing and emerging carbon initiatives? Today, about 40 national and over 20 sub-national jurisdictions, responsible for almost one-fourth of global greenhouse gas emissions, are putting a price on carbon. Together, these initiatives cover the equivalent of almost 6 gigatons of carbon dioxide, or about 12% of global emissions.