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A new hydropower project aims to help the country reach its goal of providing access to electricity for 88% of its people by 2022.

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The World Bank is ramping up financing for energy access, with support for mini-grid and off-grid projects growing the fastest.


The country has invested heavily in green energy through solar home systems, irrigation pumps, and mini-grids.



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