World - Global Tracking Framework

The Global Tracking Framework (GTF) measures how the world is progressing toward Sustainable Energy for All, tracking country-level indicators for energy access, renewable energy and energy efficiency. The third edition of the GTF provides an evidence-based look at progress at the regional, country, and international level toward ensuring universal access to modern energy services, doubling the share of renewable energy in the global energy mix, and doubling the global rate of improvement in energy efficiency. The report provides an overview of long-term trends since 1990 and focuses on progress achieved in the most recent period, 2012–14. The Global Tracking Framework 2017 was led by the World Bank and International Energy Agency (IEA), in coordination with the Energy Sector Management Assistance Program (ESMAP) and over 20 other partner agencies (full list available at To learn more, please visit

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Author Vivien Foster
Last Updated May 31, 2019, 08:56 (UTC)
Created March 31, 2017, 21:19 (UTC)
Topic Energy access; Energy efficiency; Renewable energy
Region Africa; East Asia and Pacific; Europe and Central Asia; Latin America & Caribbean; Middle East and North Africa; South Asia
Published year 2017
Start date 1990
End date 2014