Africa will be at the centre of the global energy map in the coming decade, thanks to massive investments in renewable energy technologies, the electricity grid, and off-grid appliances.
May 30, 2012 No Comments
Energy has been proven to be a critical enabler in all aspects of development. One out of five people in the world do not have access to energy and those people happen to live in the poorest regions of the globe. If we must attain the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), it is essential to acknowledge the correlation between lack of access to energy and poverty: energy can affect social, economic, environmental, health, educational, gender and many other aspects of human life. Therefore it is necessary to enable the access and enhance the quantity and quality of renewable energy services available in developing countries. [Read more →]
May 9, 2012 1 Comment