What we do
The UNDP Sustainable Energy Hub is a network of partners that work alongside countries to build net-zero, people-centered societies driven by a just, sustainable energy transition. To do so, we work with governments and partners to transform energy systems and support the integrated policy, technology and financial shifts that shape a country’s sustainable economic development.
Electrifying Remote Rural Communities with green energy.
Green Mini Grids, GMGs provide reliable, affordable, and sustainable electricity access, particularly to rural communities that are facing energy poverty. The GMG...
Financing green projects to achieve the goals of the Paris Agreement
The Government of Japan has expressed interest in cooperating with Kazakhstan under the “Joint Crediting Mechanism” (JCM), a new tool for achieving the countries'...
How to bring minigrids to scale in Africa?
Key takeaways from the World Bank-ESMAP 7th Minigrids Action Learning Event.
“No one was afraid of the responsibility”
Since October 2022, Russian attacks on Ukraine's energy infrastructure have intensified. Helping people stay warm and ensuring power in hospitals, schools and com...
Where we work
people with access to sustainable, affordable energy since 2018.
tonnes of CO2 emissions reduced.
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Our flagship initiatives
Join us to build the future of energy.
Through our change network, we mobilize partners to harness knowledge and innovation to bring about the future of energy.
- Our partners and donors. Join our network of partners to rethink energy and bring about the catalytic change we need to transform the global energy system.
- UN-Energy. As the United Nations' mechanism for inter-agency collaboration in the field of energy, UN-Energy is a critical platform to help countries achieve Sustainable Development Goal 7.
- The Switch. Sign up to our newsletter the Switch to receive energy news and insights from UNDP's energy experts straight to your inbox.
- The UNDP Energy Community of Practice. Join UNDP's Community of Practice on energy to exchange with energy practitioners around the world.