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  • May 05, 2016
    World Energy TV

    USTDA Director Zak spoke with World Energy TV about energy storage opportunities in emerging markets during the Energy Storage Association’s 2016 Annual Conference.

  • August 21, 2014
    ClimateProgress

    This need for electricity has prompted investment from other countries — in 2013, President Obama announced the Power Africa plan, which aims to double electricity access in Sub-Saharan Africa and includes a $7 billion pledge from the United States.

  • August 11, 2014
    AFKInsider

    But during the Summit, OPIC also announced the second round of funding worth $10 million for the Africa Clean Energy Finance Initiative,a partnership launched two years ago by OPIC, the State Department, and U.S. Trade and Development Agency to provide early-stage funding to leverage larger private sector investment in clean energy projects across all of Sub-Saharan Africa.

  • August 09, 2014
    The Times of India

    Sources at Tata Power Delhi are looking forward to the net metering notification and a tariff-based incentive for solar PVs. "We have already commissioned a study funded by United States Trade and Development Agency to assess what could be the feed in tariff for rooftop solar. As of now there is no tariff for solar rooftop only for solar. We are hoping that the economics of this is finalized," said a senior official.