The Sustainable Energy for All initiative held its second annual Forum in the UN General Assembly Hall last week. SE4All is a multi-stakeholder partnership of governments, businesses, civil society, banks, and other international institutions aiming to meet three interlinked goals by 2030:
- Ensuring universal access to modern energy services;
- Doubling the share of renewable energy in the global energy mix; and
- Doubling the rate of improvement in energy efficiency worldwide.
- Since extensive energy use, especially in high-income countries, creates pollution, emits greenhouse gases, and depletes nonrenewable fossil fuels, the initiative also addresses the goal of mitigating and adapting to climate change. Learn more...