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Exploration Risk for Geothermal Power Investments - Approaches across the globe

Generating electric power based on geothermal energy is attractive (i) because of the low CO2 emissions and (ii) because electricity can be produced constantly, independent of the availability of wind or sunlight.

Author: Allegra Seipp, Christine Grüning, Ulf Moslener
Release date: 02.2016
MEbA Microcredit Brochures Peru and Colombia

Brochure Colombia 2015: “Microcredits to reduce the vulnerability of small farmers against climate risks - the perspective of the Colombian Andes”

Release date: 09.2015
Microfinance for Ecosystem based - Project factsheet

The Microfinance for Ecosystem-based Adaptation to Climate Change (MEbA) project increases the resilience of vulnerable rural population in the Northern Andes of Peru and Colombia in the face of changing climate by means of financial products and services.

Release date: 09.2015
Crowdfunding - A Significant Contribution to Financial System Development in Developing Countries?

This paper aims at answering the question whether crowdfunding represents an instrument that can make a significant contribution to financial development and inclusion in developing countries from a financial system perspective.

Author: Adalbert Winkler and Ulf Moslener
Release date: 08.2015
Newsletter - Volume 8

Access to clean energy solutions and information related to climate change is increasingly important, judging from the impact that it already has on the livelihoods of populations world-wide.

Author: FS-UNEP Collaborating Centre
Release date: 06.2015
Renewable Energy in Hybrid Mini-Grids and Isolated Grids: Economic Benefits and Business Cases

This analysis compares diesel plants to a ‘100-percent-peak PV penetration’ hybrid tech­no­logy, with which existing diesel generators can be switched off during peak availability of solar radiation.

Author: Hirak Al-Hammad, Torsten Becker, Andrea Bode, Srishti Gupta and Silvia Kreibiehl
Release date: 05.2015
MEbA Newsletter March 2015

This Newsletter was elaborated in the context of the project MEbA "Microfinance for Ecosystem-based Adaptation"

Author: UNEP & Frankfurt School - UNEP Collaborating Centre for Climate & Sustainable Energy Finance
Release date: 03.2015
Global Trends in Renewable Energy Investment 2015

Renewables Re-energized: Green Energy Investments Worldwide Surge 17% to $270 Billion in 2014

Editor: Angus McCrone (Lead Author, Chief Editor), Ulf Moslener (Lead Editor), Eric Usher, Christine Grüning, Virginia Sonntag-O'Brien
Release date: 03.2015
Andean Agriculture in the face of Climate Change.

The main objective of this publication is to provide a reference framework for the key themes and concepts involved in the MEbA project, particularly those related to climate change, adaptation, ecosystems and microfinance.

Author: UNEP and Frankfurt School - UNEP Collaborating Centre for Climate & Sustainable Energy Finance
Release date: 12.2014
Newsletter - Volume 7

Access to clean energy solutions and information related to climate change is increasingly important, judging from the impact that it already has on the livelihoods of populations world-wide.

Author: FS-UNEP Collaborating Centre
Release date: 12.2014

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