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Every month more than 50,000 rural households access electricity through the solar home systems (SHS) program of the government, supported by the...

07.05.2014 , Sophie Vorrath

Could a 500-house community go off-grid?

Source: RenewEconomy


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Today, I received once again an e-mail, in which a "social entrepreneur" advertises his new solar lamp for the replacement of kerosene lamps. And not...

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Ethiopian startup AhadooTec is set to launch an educational mobile app to make study materials more accessible and to serve as a personalised learning...

Stiftung Solarenergie – Solar Energy Foundation has analyzed overall 66 countries for the Off-Grid Business Indicator (OBIN) regarding their potential...

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It’s not every day that someone connected to the power grid station decides to install an off-grid solar power system.  “Do they do it just to save...

A first-of-its-kind off-grid appliance and clean energy system “PlugFest” will be held at the fifth Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM5) in Seoul on 13 May...

Lack of access to affordable finance perpetuates global energy poverty by limiting both the supply of, and demand for, improved energy products and...