WEF Energy Transition Index 2018: India Ranks 78th, Sweden Tops

India has been ranked at 78th, lower than its emerging market peers like Brazil and China, among 114 countries on the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) energy transition index. The list was topped by Sweden.

The report titled ‘Fostering Effective Energy Transition’ ranks countries on how well they are able to balance energy security and access to environmental sustainability and affordability.

The Top 5 Countries in the List are-
1. Sweden, 
2. Norway 
3. Switzerland 
4. Finland, 
5. Denmark.
Source- The Livemint

Static/Current Takeaways Important for Exams-
  • The founder and Chairman of WEF- Klaus Schwab.
  • WEF headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland.