Clean Energy for the Developing World
As the cost of solar panels and batteries continues to fall, the potential for renewable energy to raise the standard of living in the developing world is becoming a reality. For those of us with air conditioning and Pokemon Go, it may be hard to imagine that nearly one quarter of the world’s population lives without access to electricity.
Developing a centralized electricity grid is a massive undertaking that may never be economically feasible for many developing nations. But solar and energy storage technologies are enabling the creation of distributed renewable energy systems, giving power to people in remote areas where it was previously not possible.Read More >>