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Mozambique - Cities and Climate Changes Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Environmental and social management framework (English)

The Cities and Climate Changes Project will assist Mozambique in developing appropriate institutions, and infrastructure improvements to strengthen the resilience of selected cities to climate related impacts. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG3381 JUN 19, 2017

Santos,Rildo Disclosed

Fuel efficiency versus fuel substitution in the transport sector : an econometric analysis (English)

The transport sector offers limited options to reduce greenhouse gas emissions as compared with other sectors, such as power generation and industrial sectors. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8070 MAY 22, 2017

Hochman,Gal; Timilsina,Govinda R. Disclosed

Vietnam - Second Stage of the HCFC Phase-out Project : environmental assessment : Generic environmental management plan for air condition manufacturing sector (English)

The development objective of the Second Stage of the Hydro Chlorofluorocarbons (HCFC) Phase-out Project for Vietnam is to reduce HCFC consumption in order to assist Vietnam meet its HCFC phase-out obligations under the Montreal protocol, and to reduce greenhouse gas emissions arising from the replacement of these HCFCs while promoting energy savings from the newer refrigeration and air-conditioning equipment. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG2842 NOV 01, 2016

Dinh,Quyen Thuy Disclosed

Capital adjustment and the optimal fuel choice (English)

This paper analyzes the important, yet often ignored, link between capital adjustment and the choice of fuels used by manufacturing firms. A novel econometric framework, which explicitly incorporates heterogeneous fuel-using capital stocks in the estimation of optimal fuel choice, is applied to a large panel of Irish manufacturing firms. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7857 OCT 11, 2016

Hyland,Marie Caitriona; Steinbuks,Jevgenijs Disclosed

Vanuatu - Energy Sector Development Project : procurement plan (English)

Procurement Plan 107891 AUG 18, 2016

Disclosed

Technology strategies for low-carbon economic growth : a general equilibrium assessment (English)

This paper investigates the potential for developing countries to mitigate greenhouse gas emissions without slowing their expected economic growth. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7742 JUL 11, 2016

Sue Wing,Ian Newel James; Timilsina,Govinda R. Disclosed

Development of low-carbon energy supply system in Romania (English)

Despite the declining trends in total energy consumption, greenhouse gas emissions, energy intensity, and emission intensity over the past two decades, Romania still emits more greenhouse gas per unit of output than many other members of the European Union. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7698 JUN 07, 2016

Timilsina,Govinda R.; Jorgensen,Erika A. Disclosed

Long-term energy demand forecasting in Romania : an end-use demand (English)

This study develops an end-use energy demand analysis model for Romania to project energy demand by sector and end-use for 2015-50. The study finds that Romania's energy demand in 2050 would be 34 percent higher than the level in 2013. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7697 JUN 07, 2016

Malla,Sunil; Timilsina,Govinda R. Disclosed

Romania - Climate change and low carbon green growth program : report summarizing the results and findings of the sectoral analysis and baseline of selected sectors (English)

The Europe 2020 strategy and the legislative package from the European Commission provide EU member states a framework and means for moving towards a greener and more competitive low carbon economy that makes efficient use of resources and is resilient to climate risk. ... See More +

Working Paper 107198 JUN 01, 2016

Monsalve,Maria Carolina; Kaenzig, Robin Disclosed

Rwanda - Sustainable Energy Development Project (English)

Implementation Completion Report Review ICRR14914 MAY 31, 2016

Disclosed

Energy-efficient air conditioning : a case study of the Maghreb : Opportunities for a more efficient market (English)

Four countries in the Maghreb region of North Africa — Algeria, Libya, Morocco, and Tunisia are facing the common challenge of a rapid increase in energy demand, in particular for electricity, linked to population growth and rising standards of living. ... See More +

ESMAP Paper 105360 APR 01, 2016

Khalfallah,Ezzedine; Missaoui,Rafik; El Khamlichi,Samira; Ben Hassine,Hassen French Disclosed

The effects of climate change on coastal erosion in West Africa : Les effets du changement climatique sur l’érosion du littoral ouest-Africain (French)

The effects of climate change, from changing precipitation patterns to rising seas, will exacerbate the coastal erosion already affecting West Africa, increasing the exposure and vulnerability of the people and assets located there. ... See More +

Brief 101188 APR 01, 2016

Disclosed

Central Asia Energy-Water Development Program : Annual Report 2015 (Russian)

Central Asia (CA) was impacted adversely by significant economic shocks during 2015. The region experienced a series of external shocks from late 2014 through 2015, including a sharp drop in commodity prices (particularly for oil and metals), a significant slowdown in major trading partners, (especially Russia), and a loss in competitiveness due to an increase in the value of the U.S. ... See More +

Annual Report 112964 JAN 01, 2016

Disclosed

Romania - Toward a low carbon and climate resilient economy : energy sector analysis (English)

This report is about Energy sector in Romania which is responsible for 58 percent of the country’s GHG emissions (except Land use, land-use change and forestry (LULUCF)), and is therefore critical for mitigation. ... See More +

Working Paper 103910 DEC 31, 2015

Disclosed

The little green data book 2015 (English)

The Little Green Data Book 2015 is a pocket-sized ready reference on key environmental data for over 200 countries. Key indicators are organized under the headings of agriculture, forestry, biodiversity, oceans, energy, emission and pollution, and water and sanitation. ... See More +

Publication 97715 JUN 16, 2015

Disclosed

The economic viability of jatropha biodiesel in Nepal (English)

Nepal depends entirely on imports for meeting its demand for petroleum products, which account for the largest share in total import volume. Diesel is the main petroleum product consumed in the country and accounts for 38 percent of the total national CO2 emissions from fuel consumption. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7295 JUN 08, 2015

Timilsina,Govinda R.; Tiwari,Ujjal Disclosed

Central Asia - Climate Adaptation and Mitigation Program for the Aral Sea Basin Project : environmental assessment : Environmental management framework : main text (English)

The objective of the Climate Adaptation and Mitigation Program for the Aral Sea Basin Project is to support the integrated development of climate-smart information, institutions, and investment capacities throughout the countries of Central Asia. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG1018 MAY 11, 2015

0000A8056 Disclosed

World Bank Group Youth Summit 2015 : completion report (English)

The World Bank Group (WBG) Youth Summit is the largest annual gathering of youth worldwide at the WBG. It is managed by young WBG professionals on a voluntary basis and supported by senior management. ... See More +

Working Paper 107501 JAN 01, 2015

Disclosed

Integrating variable renewable energy into power system operations (English)

Wind and solar energy is a fast-growing share of the global energy mix. But integrating them into power-system operations requires significant adaptations to compensate for their variability. ... See More +

Brief 93785 JAN 01, 2015

Nikolokakis, Thomas; Chatopadhyay, Debabrata Disclosed

Stakeholders engage to build Belize’s climate resilience (English)

With the increasing incidence of climate-related disasters, the Government of Belize is working to improve its resilience by transforming the country’s approach to economic and social development with a national plan that cuts across all sectors of the economy. ... See More +

Brief 97325 JAN 01, 2015

Bood,Nadia Desiree Disclosed

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Mozambique - Cities and Climate Changes Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Environmental and social management framework (English)
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JUN 19, 2017 SFG3381 Environmental Assessment
Fuel efficiency versus fuel substitution in the transport sector : an econometric analysis (English)
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MAY 22, 2017 WPS8070 Policy Research Working Paper
Vietnam - Second Stage of the HCFC Phase-out Project : environmental assessment : Generic environmental management plan for air condition manufacturing sector (English)
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NOV 01, 2016 SFG2842 Environmental Assessment
Capital adjustment and the optimal fuel choice (English)
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OCT 11, 2016 WPS7857 Policy Research Working Paper
Vanuatu - Energy Sector Development Project : procurement plan (English)
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AUG 18, 2016 107891 Procurement Plan
Technology strategies for low-carbon economic growth : a general equilibrium assessment (English)
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JUL 11, 2016 WPS7742 Policy Research Working Paper
Development of low-carbon energy supply system in Romania (English)
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JUN 07, 2016 WPS7698 Policy Research Working Paper
Long-term energy demand forecasting in Romania : an end-use demand (English)
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JUN 07, 2016 WPS7697 Policy Research Working Paper
Romania - Climate change and low carbon green growth program : report summarizing the results and findings of the sectoral analysis and baseline of selected sectors (English)
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JUN 01, 2016 107198 Working Paper
Rwanda - Sustainable Energy Development Project (English)
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MAY 31, 2016 ICRR14914 Implementation Completion Report Review
Energy-efficient air conditioning : a case study of the Maghreb : Opportunities for a more efficient market (English)
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APR 01, 2016 105360 ESMAP Paper French
The effects of climate change on coastal erosion in West Africa : Les effets du changement climatique sur l’érosion du littoral ouest-Africain (French)
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APR 01, 2016 101188 Brief
Central Asia Energy-Water Development Program : Annual Report 2015 (Russian)
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JAN 01, 2016 112964 Annual Report
Romania - Toward a low carbon and climate resilient economy : energy sector analysis (English)
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DEC 31, 2015 103910 Working Paper
The little green data book 2015 (English)
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JUN 16, 2015 97715 Publication
The economic viability of jatropha biodiesel in Nepal (English)
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JUN 08, 2015 WPS7295 Policy Research Working Paper
Central Asia - Climate Adaptation and Mitigation Program for the Aral Sea Basin Project : environmental assessment : Environmental management framework : main text (English)
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MAY 11, 2015 SFG1018 Environmental Assessment
World Bank Group Youth Summit 2015 : completion report (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 107501 Working Paper
Integrating variable renewable energy into power system operations (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 93785 Brief
Stakeholders engage to build Belize’s climate resilience (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 97325 Brief