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CGD is incubating the Energy for Growth Hub, a new global network connecting research and policymakers to build high-energy systems.
Developing countries chronically lack power for industry, commerce, and especially job creation. This hidden energy poverty impacts billions—crippling their living standards and ensuring these countries and their citizens will fall farther behind in the global economy.
The Energy for Growth Hub will:
Promote energy solutions aligned with countries’ own development ambitions, via a targeted campaign to rebalance energy policy to include jobs and economic growth.
Match policymakers to implementable, research-based options tailored to their specific needs, via proactive engagement and delivery of customized policy memos.