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Handshake<br /> Issue #2, June 2011<br /> IFC’s quarterly journal on public-private partnerships<br /> In this issue<br /> renewable energy: Wind & Solar | Lessons from an investor<br /> energy efficiency: Green buildings | Approaches for every market, climate & budget<br /> green finance: Infrastructure finance | East Asia’s new investment era<br /> Climate Change PPPsIN PARTNERSHIP WITH<br /> Australia • Austria • Brazil • Canada • Catalonia (Spain) • Flanders (Belgium) • France • Ireland • Italy • Japan • Kuwait • Netherlands • Norway • Sweden • Switzerland • United Kingdom • United States • Public-Private Infrastructure Advisory Facility (PPIAF) • Global Partnership for Output-Based Aid (GPOBA) • Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG) • African Development Bank • Asian Development Bank • Brazilian Development Bank (BNDES) • Caribbean Development Bank • Central American Bank for Economic Integration • European Investment<br /> Bank • European Bank for Reconstruction<a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=1">Handshake Issue #2, June 2011 IFC’s quarterly jo</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=2">IN PARTNERSHIP WITH Australia • Austria • Brazi</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=3">Combating climate change requires innovative, tran</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=4">Features Renewable energy Renewables: A clos</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=5">Infrastructure & climate change | 10 A champion f</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=6">Nico Saporiti is a water engineer and Investment </a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=7">Aldo Baietti is a Lead Infrastructure Specialist </a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=8">Natural Allies The government and the private s</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=9">During the last decade we have seen a dramatic tra</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=10">READY, SET, GO Until a few years ago, businesse</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=11">a renewable energy (or any other climate-related) </a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=12">Infrastructure and Climate Change: Evaluating Risk</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=13">potential climate scenarios, which could include </a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=14">Proper planning is key IFC’s most recent Climat</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=15">Renewables: A closer look By Jamie Fergusson </a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=16">The principle support mechanisms, which can also </a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=17">FEED IN TARIFF (“FiT”) A FiT gives a guaranteed f</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=18">Renewable energy trends: Low- & middle-income coun</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=19">In general, the total installed capacity of medium</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=20">Brazil, India, and China are the most active count</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=21">What's the deal with geothermal? By Katharine Bar</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=22">Field of Dreams WHAT’S HOLDING BACK INVESTMENTS</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=23">The same goes for wind, which produces clean ener</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=24">ing was also supposed to go toward geothermal res</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=25">Image on how geothermal works.</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=26">India’s solar roofs How Gujarat will set up 500MW</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=27">Mr. D.J. Pandian is a senior official in the India</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=28">How did your interest in climate change evolve? </a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=29">I approached IFC for that. They enabled us to bri</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=30">And how did you convince government officials? </a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=31">WIND & SOLAR Lessons from an investor Renewabl</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=32">INVEST FOR THE RIGHT REASONS There are sensible r</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=33">PURSUE ONLY IF BACKED BY SOUND BUSINESS OBJECTIVES</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 34" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=34">DON’T FORGET TRANSMISSION & MAINTENANCE With so m</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 35" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=35">Climate change & renewable-energy legal and regul</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 36" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=36">Pumped-storage hydropower plants: catalysts for </a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 37" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=37">Two types of PSHP plants exist: one with separate </a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 38" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=38">limited potential for development of new plants. </a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 39" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=39">THE BUSINESS CASE FOR PSHPs The technical value o</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 40" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=40">A Champion for Sustainability Rachel Kyte’s com</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 41" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=41">Image of Rachel Kyte.</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 42" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=42">Your interest in environmental issues is well-doc</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 43" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=43">Climate change is not an environment issue. It’s a</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 44" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=44">challenge is meeting the needs of the people by g</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 45" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=45">cleaner infrastructure projects is going to be one</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 46" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=46">What is the role of PPPs in climate change? The</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 47" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=47">Climate-consciousness is becoming good busi- ness</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 48" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=48">Public Lighting PPPs: Energy efficiency improves l</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 49" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=49">maintenance of the lamps and guarantee of the qua</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 50" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=50">GREEN BUILDINGS Approaches for every market, clim</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 51" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=51">More than half of all resources consumed glob- al</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 52" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=52">VIDEO: ENERGY EFFICIENCY IN HUNGARY This short fi</a> <a title="Handshake Issue #2, Climate Change &amp; PPPs page 53" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e159d0f9?page=53">WHAT MEASURES MAKE IMMEDIATE SENSE? 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