Renewable Energy Technologies and Poverty Alleviation: Overcoming Barriers and Unlocking Potentials


Global Network on Energy for Sustainable Development
1 January 2007

This report reviews existing energy policies with respect to energy access in various regions of Africa, Asia, and Latin America. It also identifies the effects of reforms that have been carried out in the past and recommends policy measures that may increase the possibility of bringing energy to populations currently without access to energy.