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AM_Power Sector Financial Recovery Program (P157571-IBRD8615)_AR_2017 (English)

Auditing Document AUD0011968 MAR 19, 2018

Sergeyan,Garik Disclosed

Indonesia - Research and Innovation in Science and Technology Project : P121842 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 06 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR22956 APR 11, 2016

Kesuma,Ratna

Loan for Nuclear Power (English)

It is a little known fact that the World Bank financed a nuclear power plant. On September 16, 1959, the Bank made a loan equivalent to 40 million dollars for the construction of a 150,000 kilowatt atomic power plant in Italy (Loan 0235). ... See More +

Working Paper 104666 JAN 01, 2016

Disclosed

Senn Nuclear Power Plant Project for Italy, September 16, 1959 (English)

The Bank had been considering the development of nuclear power on a commercial basis since 1955. In June 1956 the Bank issued a report examining the status of nuclear power development at that time. ... See More +

Working Paper 104699 JAN 01, 2016

Disclosed

Bangladesh - Joint Bank-Fund debt sustainability analysis update (English)

This debt sustainability analysis (DSA) updates the joint International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Development Association (IDA) DSA from October 14, 2011, reflecting the most recent macroeconomic developments and borrowing needs. ... See More +

Board Report 76455 FEB 20, 2013

Disclosed

Press conference with World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim (English)

The best path out of poverty is a job. The new office will also be staffed by representatives from our private sector arm, the International Finance Corporation, or IFC and the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency, or MIGA, which provides political risk insurance to promote foreign direct investment in developing countries. ... See More +

Working Paper 101842 OCT 15, 2012

Kim,Jim Yong Disclosed

Risk communication (English)

Risk communication is an important component of disaster risk management (DRM) because it shapes people's perceptions of risk and influences their actions with respect to disaster preparedness and disaster response. ... See More +

Brief 79390 SEP 01, 2012

Shaw, Rajib; Takeuchi, Yukiko; Matsuura, Shohei; Saito, Keiko Disclosed

Protecting significant and sensitive facilities (English)

The Great East Japan Earthquake (GEJE) was a multi-hazard event. A massive quake triggered a series of tsunamis of unprecedented dimension, as well as the subsequent nuclear accident. ... See More +

Brief 79361 SEP 01, 2012

Toyama, Masato; Sagara, Junko Disclosed

Urban planning, land use regulation, and relocation (English)

Reconstruction should include a range of measures to enhance safety: disaster prevention facilities, relocation of communities to higher ground, and evacuation facilities. ... See More +

Brief 79369 SEP 01, 2012

Ishiwatari, Mikio; Onishi, Takashi Disclosed

Small modular reactors for enhancing energy security in developing countries (English)

In recent years, small modular reactors (SMRs) have been attracting considerable attention around the world. SMR designs incorporate innovative approaches to achieve simplicity, modularity and speed of build, passive safety features, proliferation resistance, and reduced financial risk. ... See More +

Journal Article 102481 AUG 14, 2012

Kessides,Ioannis N.; Kuznetsov,Vladimir Disclosed

The future of the Nuclear industry reconsidered : risks, uncertainties, and continued potential (English)

Skeptics point out, with some justification, that the nuclear industry's prospects were dimmed by escalating costs long before Fukushima. If history is any guide, one direct consequence of the calamity in Japan will be more stringent safety requirements and regulatory delays that will inevitably increase the costs of nuclear power and further undermine its economic viability. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6112 JUN 01, 2012

Kessides, Ioannis N. Disclosed

Official Documents- Amendment to the Loan Agreement for Loan 4868-UA (English)

Agreement MAY 10, 2012

Musiime,Sheila Braka Disclosed

The great East Japan earthquake : learning from megadisasters - knowledge notes, executive summary (English)

This executive summary is the outcome of the Learning from Megadisasters, a knowledge-sharing project sponsored by the Government of Japan and the World Bank. ... See More +

Working Paper 79352 JAN 01, 2012

Disclosed

Charged decisions : difficult choices in Armenia's energy sector (English)

More than a decade of ambitious sector reform has led to a period of stability in the Armenian energy sector. The sector faces challenges more typical of a developed economy than an emerging one: policymakers' concerns have shifted from avoiding total system collapse to optimizing the energy supply mix to provide affordable, reliable, and sustainable energy services. ... See More +

Working Paper 70020 OCT 01, 2011

Balabanyan, Ani; Kochnakyan, Artur; Sargsyan, Gevorg; Hankinson, Denzel; Pierce, Lauren Armenian Disclosed

Protecting significant and sensitive facilities (English)

The Great East Japan Earthquake (GEJE) was a multi hazard event. A massive quake triggered a series of tsunamis of unprecedented dimension, as well as the subsequent nuclear accident. ... See More +

Brief 80103 MAR 01, 2011

Toyama, Masato; Sagara, Junko; Ishiwatari, Mikio Disclosed

Research digest newsletter Vol. 5 (No. 2) (English)

In this issue: growth and development at the center of the G-20 agenda; food price inflation in South Asia: crisis revisited? How fast can Egypt grow? ... See More +

Newsletter 63296 FEB 01, 2011

Disclosed

Toward a sustainable global energy supply infrastructure : net energy balance and density considerations (English)

This paper complements previous work on the economics of different energy resources by examining the growth potential of alternative electricity supply infrastructures as constrained by innate physical limits. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS5539 JAN 01, 2011

Kessides, Ioannis N.; Wade, David C. Disclosed

Loan Agreement for Loan 7960-BY Confotrmed (English)

Loan Agreement OCT 11, 2010

Gonzalez Flavell,Sara Disclosed

Nuclear power and sustainable energy policy : promises and perils (English)

The challenges and opportunities of nuclear power in meeting the projected large absolute increase in energy demand, especially electricity, throughout the industrialized and developing world, while helping to mitigate the threat of climate change. ... See More +

Journal Article 76807 AUG 01, 2010

Kessides, Ioannis N Disclosed

Winds of change : East Asia's sustainable energy future (English)

This report demonstrates that a "climate-smart" energy strategy is possible for countries in the East Asia region, with support from the international community. ... See More +

Energy Study 55551 JUN 24, 2010

Wang, Xiaodong; Berrah, Noureddine; Mathur, Subodh; Vinuya, Ferdinand; Disclosed

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AM_Power Sector Financial Recovery Program (P157571-IBRD8615)_AR_2017 (English)
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MAR 19, 2018 AUD0011968 Auditing Document
Indonesia - Research and Innovation in Science and Technology Project : P121842 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 06 (English)
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APR 11, 2016 ISR22956 Implementation Status and Results Report
Loan for Nuclear Power (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 104666 Working Paper
Senn Nuclear Power Plant Project for Italy, September 16, 1959 (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 104699 Working Paper
Bangladesh - Joint Bank-Fund debt sustainability analysis update (English)
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FEB 20, 2013 76455 Board Report
Press conference with World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim (English)
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OCT 15, 2012 101842 Working Paper
Risk communication (English)
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SEP 01, 2012 79390 Brief
Protecting significant and sensitive facilities (English)
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SEP 01, 2012 79361 Brief
Urban planning, land use regulation, and relocation (English)
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SEP 01, 2012 79369 Brief
Small modular reactors for enhancing energy security in developing countries (English)
See More +
AUG 14, 2012 102481 Journal Article
The future of the Nuclear industry reconsidered : risks, uncertainties, and continued potential (English)
See More +
JUN 01, 2012 WPS6112 Policy Research Working Paper
Official Documents- Amendment to the Loan Agreement for Loan 4868-UA (English)
See More +
MAY 10, 2012 Agreement
The great East Japan earthquake : learning from megadisasters - knowledge notes, executive summary (English)
See More +
JAN 01, 2012 79352 Working Paper
Charged decisions : difficult choices in Armenia's energy sector (English)
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OCT 01, 2011 70020 Working Paper Armenian
Protecting significant and sensitive facilities (English)
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MAR 01, 2011 80103 Brief
Research digest newsletter Vol. 5 (No. 2) (English)
See More +
FEB 01, 2011 63296 Newsletter
Toward a sustainable global energy supply infrastructure : net energy balance and density considerations (English)
See More +
JAN 01, 2011 WPS5539 Policy Research Working Paper
Loan Agreement for Loan 7960-BY Confotrmed (English)
See More +
OCT 11, 2010 Loan Agreement
Nuclear power and sustainable energy policy : promises and perils (English)
See More +
AUG 01, 2010 76807 Journal Article
Winds of change : East Asia's sustainable energy future (English)
See More +
JUN 24, 2010 55551 Energy Study