Sarah Best's blog posts

12 September 2016 |

There has been remarkable advances in energy access for rural households. But building the wider economy requires energy services that power new jobs and enterprises.

29 May 2015 |

Finance for off-grid energy is increasing – the big challenge is working out how best to blend public and private investment to deliver energy services for poor communities.

22 September 2014 |

Increasing energy access and transitioning from dirty to clean energy will take capacity building – but current capacity building efforts need a makeover to be effective.

Sarah Best's blog posts with other authors

Neha Rai and Sarah Best
24 June 2016 |

As the Green Climate Fund's board meets to decide on a second round of spending it needs to prioritise initiatives that will reach the climate vulnerable, rather than large-scale business as usual investments.