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In Alexandre Dumas' novel, first three, later four musketeers fight for justice in the world. They are not revolutionaries, they are rather part of...

In Africa, the demand for electricity largely exceeds supply. Nigeria’s shortage of 173,000MW (for a nation whose current energy needs is around...

This week sees the launch of the Global Distributors Collective, a new initiative to support last mile distributors in Africa, Asia and Latin America....

The United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF)’s CleanStart programme supports low-income households and micro, small and medium enterprises to...

19.11.2018 , Mugo Kibati, Gilles Vermot Desroches

Electrifying Africa’s Labor Market

With more than 600 million people lacking access to electricity in Sub-Saharan Africa, off-grid renewable energy has the potential to transform...

15.11.2018 , Anita Makri

Luring power off the grid

Can local energy systems merge climate and poverty goals? Anita Makri reports from Bellagio. 

The “tremendous expansion” of businesses selling small...

14.11.2018 , Sustainable Energy for All

Universal electricity access goal set to be missed

Data shows finance for coal tripled in past year, but, innovative off-grid solutions and finance models offer opportunities to meet Global Goals.

Lack of access to sustainable energy is one of the most pervasively debilitating aspects of poverty holding back development in rural Africa....

Today the Energy Globe with its 182 participating countries is the most significant environmental award worldwide, which has also been confirmed...

Index Mundi offers interesting maps about the economic relevance of power outages in a typical month.

The maps show how Power outages in firms in a...