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

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

04.12.2017 , Surabhi Rajagopal, Ben Garside, Lazarus Walker and Sarah Wykes

Using the Energy Delivery Models toolkit (EDM) to analyse impact: a small-scale horticulture project in Kenya

Access via distributed energy solutions powered by renewable sources is often the most viable and cost effective for communities living in energy...

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...

Around one billion people globally and around forty million in India rely on healthcare facilities that do not have electricity access.

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08.11.2017 , The Health and Environment Alliance (HEAL)

The problem with fossil fuel subsidies

"According to reports from 2013(1) , outdoor air pollution is the most toxic environmental carcinogen, killing 6.5 million people every year, more...

The unveiling of the Coalition government’s new energy policy appears to lock in Australia’s extraordinary high energy costs for at least another...

Young people growing up in rural Africa need jobs where they live, so they are not forced to join the growing ranks of poor seeking work in cities or...

"Energy provision and democratic engagement is not about changing the expectations we have of citizens, but giving them access to information so that...

Juliet Chasamuka, 34, was six months pregnant when I met her in the Gutu district of Masvingo, a rural community 300 kilometres south of Harare,...