Energizing Rio+20: How the United States Can Promote Sustainable Energy for All at the 2012 Earth Summit

April 2012

In this Center for Global Development report, Nigel Purvis and Abigail Jones show how the United States can help with global efforts to expand access to clean energy and reduce the number of people without access to modern energy while advancing global climate-protection goals. Their policy recommendations focus on catalyzing skills and investment from the private sector to help eradicate energy poverty and expand clean energy solutions.