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New England Woman in Energy and Environment

DHInfrastructure is proud to be sponsoring this NEWIEE (https://www.newiee.org/) event in Boston in April. Congratulations to the awardees featured below. Tickets and sponsorship opportunities can be found here: http://bit.ly/2lrQUOW

DHInfrastructure Helps Prepare ADB Loan to Improve Air Quality in Greater Beijing Area

ADB has just approved EUR458 million loan aimed at accelerating investments in pollution and GHG reduction projects. The loan approval coincides with the year’s worst smog conditions in China’s northeast. ‘Red alert’ warnings were issued in cities earlier this week setting off emergency measures including mandatory industry shutdowns, school closures, and traffic bans. The government[…]

Investment Conference 2016 – Erranet – Energy Regulators Regional Association

DHInfrastructure is pleased to have been a sponsor at this event in Bratislava, Slovakia on October 17th and 18th, 2016. ERRA provides a unique forum for regulators, policymakers, and energy sector specialists in Eastern Europe and Central Asia to share their experience with colleagues from their region and elsewhere in the world. Highlights of the[…]

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Documenting an Innovative Public Private Partnership (PPP) in Municipal Broadband Service

DHInfrastructure has been working with the Municipal Light Plant of the town of Leverett, Massachusetts (LMLP) to document the institutional, contractual, and financial arrangements behind the town’s high speed Internet and telephony service.

Improving Energy Efficiency in Belarus

DHInfrastructure recently completed a project with the World Bank on scaling up energy efficiency retrofits in residential and public buildings in Belarus. The study analyzed the potential energy savings that could be achieved for different types of residential and public buildings through various packages of energy-saving measures, and calculated associated investment needs. The study identified several[…]

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Scaling-up Renewable Energy Program (SREP) Investment Plan for Bangladesh

DHInfrastructure is pleased to announce that the renewable energy investment plan we prepared with the Government of Bangladesh has been approved by the Scaling Up Renewable Energy Program (SREP) sub-committee of the Climate Investment Funds, securing $75 million—the largest SREP commitment to date—for renewable energy investment in Bangladesh. The SREP funds are expected to leverage[…]

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Levelized Cost of Energy Calculator LCoE-z

We are pleased to announce the beta release of our first Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) offering to clients. We call it LCoE-z, a simple but powerful levelized energy cost (LCoE) calculator. You can register and login here. There are some excellent LCoE calculators available on the web (see, for example. the National Renewable Energy Laboratory’s calculator here), but ours has[…]

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Belarus Heat Tariff Reform and Social Impact Mitigation

Our work with the World Bank on how to mitigate the social impact of heat tariff reform in Belarus has just been published and is now available as a book or PDF. The book identifies three key recommendations and a road-map for heat tariff reform which protects the poor while improving Belarus’ energy security, fiscal[…]

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Assessing Urban Heating Options in the Kyrgyz Republic

DHInfrastructure recently completed a project in collaboration with the World Bank to assess urban heating options in the Kyrgyz Republic. The study reviews the condition and performance of the urban heating sector and building stock, and analyzes the heat supply and demand characteristics in the cities of Bishkek and Tokmok. It also identifies viable heating options and related investment[…]

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Assessing Urban Heating Options in Tajikistan

DHInfrastructure recently completed a project in collaboration with the World Bank to assess urban heating options in Tajikistan. The study includes an overview of the condition and performance of the urban heating sector and building stock, and an analysis of the heat supply and demand characteristics in the cities of Dushanbe and Khujand. It also[…]