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This report examines how ten countries have switched, or are planning to switch, from traditional fuels such as wood, coal, charcoal, animal waste and kerosene, to LPG as a cooking fuel.

Source: The World LPG Association (WLPGA), WLPGA
Date: September 2015

The publication provides insights into some of the complications inherent in the private household and social cost-benefit “calculus” of interventions to promote new cooking technologies and practices.

Source: Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves
Date: January 2016

This report examines the key factors influencing investors in mini-grid projects, including licensing, tariff regulation, access to finance and specific project risks related to the eventual arrival of the main grid.

Source: International Renewable Energy Access
Date: September 2016

Pico-photovoltaic (PV) kits have become a lower-cost alternative to investment intensive grid electrification. Using a randomized controlled trial, the authors examine uptake and impacts of a simple pico-PV kit that barely exceeds the benchmark of what the UN considers modern energy.

Source: Forschungsinstitut zur Zukunft der Arbeit Institute for the Study of Labor
Date: October 2014

This book examines the potential of African countries to produce biofuels for export or domestic consumption and looks at the policy framework needed.

Source: World Bank Group
Date: December 2011

Based on cross-section data from a 2004 survey of approximately 2,300 households in rural Bangladesh, the authors of this paper studied the welfare impacts of household energy use, including those of modern energy, and they estimate the household minimum energy requirement that could be used as

Source: World Bank Group
Date: June 2010

This newsletter reviews the state of energy access in sub-Saharan Africa and how the policy landscape can support expanding access with renewable energy and energy efficiency.

Source: Agence Francaise de Developpement
Date: September 2013

This country briefing is one of 13 prepared as part of a background study for the Energy Africa campaign launched by the Department for International Development. The authors conclude there is “support from the Government of Rwanda and international donors for the off-grid solar sector.

Source: Overseas Development Institute
Date: January 2016

This presentation review energy access progress in Tanzania and strategies from the Rural Energy Agency to expand access, including facilitating renewable energy projects and energy efficiency.

Source: Rural Energy Agency, Tanzania
Date: January 2016

This country briefing is one of 13 prepared as part of a background study for the Energy Africa campaign launched by the Department for International Development.

Source: Overseas Development Institute
Date: January 2016