The Energy for Growth Hub focuses on critical issues and regions for connecting the world to a high-energy future.

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Energy Metrics & Goals

The world’s energy goals--as embodied in the definition of energy access -- are setting the bar far too low and often measuring the wrong thing.
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Energy & Jobs

The cost and reliability of energy is a leading barrier to firm expansion and job creation in many countries across Africa and Asia.
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Big Data

The potential of cloud computing, remote sensors, and satellite imagery are underexploited in the energy sector.
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Utility-Scale Renewables

Renewable energy will be a critical component of any long-term energy mix. But solar, wind, geothermal, and hydro are all currently under-exploited across many frontier and emerging markets.
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Gas-to-Power

Lots of countries with abundant natural gas also have huge unmet domestic power needs.
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Grid Modernization

All thriving competitive economies require a modern adaptable grid. New technologies and business models can make that possible.
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Energy Finance

To fulfill the promise of a high energy future for everyone, we will need the full suite of public financial tools and better ways to crowd-in private capital.
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Energy for Growth

Energy systems drive development when they deliver reliable power at scale to industry, commerce, and other productive uses.
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Sub-Saharan Africa

Across Africa, the lack of reliable and affordable electricity is a major barrier to human development, job creation, and future prosperity.
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South & South-East Asia

More than two billion people live in Asian countries where inadequate and unreliable energy is a constraint to future prosperity.
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