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“Exponential growth” predicted for solar on farms as growers seek cheaper, more reliable energy.

Many in the global off-grid solar sector are motivated by the prospect of building a more sustainable future.

As the world seeks to build back better...

The Western Australian government has praised the use of solar and batteries to provide power to remote households and businesses, after Western Power...

On a hot dry morning at the Kambi Mstuni farm in central Kenya, farm manager Jasper Etali happily emerges from his cold room unit. After months of...

07.10.2020 , Victor Amadala

Solar power: the dark side

Traded as environmentally sound, solar power leaves waste that could engulf Africa in the same way as plastic

Daniel Wesonga, a resident of Moi Farm...

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04.09.2020 , ​​​​​​​Sam Stranks, University of Cambridge

How a new solar and lighting technology could propel a renewable energy transformation

The demand for cheaper, greener electricity means that the energy landscape is changing faster than at any other point in history. This is...

31.08.2020 , Qamar Saleem, Anjali Garg & Brendon Mendonca

Power to the people - A case for energy-efficient appliances in rural India

Improved electricity supply and rising rural incomes are expected to drive a surge in demand for household electric appliances—and an associated...

Take-aways from 15 years of GIZ support in mini-grid market development.

Over the last 15 years, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale...

It is important to link rural electrification programs with rural development plans as it will aid rural development and increase electricity demand...

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