Leaders of government, business and communities from around the world will gather together in solidarity for global climate action at the One Planet...

I'd like to think that there is a general key for unlocking Sustainable Development for rural communities, using renewable energy, training and...

13.12.2017 , Bloomberg New Energy Finance

Solar and distributed energy trends in emerging markets

New solar-powered generating capacity is growing at a crackling pace in emerging markets, bringing more energy to the grid and beyond it. The growth...

As economies disentangle themselves from the “fossil burden” in their generation fleets the world will stumble towards an inevitable transition to...

Electricity is an important problem, according to surveyed citizens, though not their most important problem. When asked to cite “the most important...

Listening to Europe speak at COP23, it is possible to be get carried away thinking, nay believing, that the global response is well underway. But it...

Kenya has become the leading PAYG market in Africa. All big players are present in Kenya. But all of them are international companies: the mother...

01.12.2017 , Akshay Kohli and Chandrima Das

Time poverty: The key to addressing gender disparity

clay Gita Devi lives with her family of seven in Kargara, a small and remote village in the Sonbhadra district of Uttar Pradesh. On a typical day, she...

The United Nations Millennium Development Goals may pledge to achieve universal access to electricity by 2030, but nearly half of Africans lack access...

Access to modern energy is often defined, explicitly or implicitly, as physical connection of house-holds to the electricity grid and their use of...