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The Impacts Of Bringing Electricity To Rural & Vulnerable Populations

December 9th, 2017 | by The Beam

Today we’re able to build self-driving trucks, to communicate with smart humanoids, and to play video games with virtual reality technologies. Yet there are 1.06 billion people living without access to electricity across the world (IEA and World Bank, 2017). That’s one in every five people, most of them living in rural Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia, they rely on kerosene, candles, and battery torches for essential lighting.

Power For All Outlines Policies Necessary For Ending Energy Poverty By 2030

April 10th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill

A follow-up report published by Power for All has outlined a suite of policies impoverished nations can adopt to accelerate the adoption of decentralised renewable energy products and services, which is a big step on the road to providing reliable electricity to the over billion people without access to energy.

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