Christopher Neal's Articles

- March 18, 2014

Growing the Green Bond Market to Finance a Cleaner, Resilient World

The growing risks brought on by climate change are raising development costs for the world’s fast-growing cities and developing countries. Government funds alone will never be enough...

- April 23, 2013

Energy for All by 2030: Time to Act

If an emerging coalition to build a sustainable energy future succeeds in achieving its goals, "everyone in the world will have access to electricity," World Bank Group President Jim...

- January 15, 2013

Plugged In to Progress with Geothermal Energy in Kenya

Jackson Kiloku, a 26-year-old Masai who herds animals and raises vegetables, stood at the far end of Inkoiriento village, a panoply of wooden and rusted tin-roofed buildings in Kenya's...

- October 10, 2012

Solar Power Lights Up Future for Mongolian Herders

About a quarter of Mongolia's 2.8 million people are nomadic herders of yaks, cattle, sheep, goats and camels who live in gers — as their traditional tent dwellings are known — on the...

Christopher Neal

Christopher Neal

Christopher Neal is Senior Communications Officer for the World Bank’s Sustainable Energy Department. The World Bank Group approved a total of $3.6 billion in financing for renewable energy projects in fiscal year 2012, a record 44% share...

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