WORLD NOW


  • One in five people still lacks access to modern electricity
  • Between 1990 and 2010, the number of people with access to electricity increased by 1.7 billion
  • As the world’s population continues to rise, still more people will need cheap energy to light their homes and streets, use phones and computers and do their everyday business
  • Energy production is the dominant contributor to climate change, causing around 60% of total global greenhouse gas emissions
  • Reducing the carbon intensity of energy is a key objective in long-term climate goals

WORLD 2030


    GOAL: ENSURE ACCESS TO AFFORDABLE, RELIABLE, SUSTAINABLE AND MODERN ENERGY FOR ALL

  • Universal access to affordable, reliable and modern energy services ensured
  • The share of renewable energy in the global energy mix is substantially increased
  • The global rate of improvement in energy efficiency is doubled

HOW?


  • Enhance international cooperation to facilitate access to clean energy research and technology, including renewable energy, energy efficiency and advanced and cleaner fossil-fuel technology
  • Promote investment in energy infrastructure and clean energy technology
  • Expand infrastructure and upgrade technology for supplying modern and sustainable energy services for all in developing countries, in particular least developed countries and small island developing states

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