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NEW ENERGY BOSS TARGETS ACCESS AND
AS WORLD BANK PRIORITIES By: William Brent | Power4All
iccardo Puliti, the newly appointed head of energy and extractives at the World Bank in charge of investing $8 billion a year, says that Africa and India will be the bankâ€™s main focus, and he will pursue an all-ofthe-above approach, with a major focus on natural gas and renewables, while coal will remain off limits. In comments during an interview with Columbia University and at a World Bank event recently, the former private sector banker stated a desire to reach a 100% renewable energy future, one that is subsidy free and that balances climate solutions with energy security and affordability.
22 New energy boss targets access and Africa as World Bank priorities by William Brent