The goal of this periodic blog (EfD) is to promote information exchange on access to quality energy services in developing countries including renewable, modern, biomass and household energy.

Post List

  1. Electric Power for Rural Growth, 2nd Edition
  2. Two Billion People Gain Access to Electricity: A 1970-2010 Retrospective
  3. From Traditional to Modern Stoves: A Chronology of Development
  4. What Drives Electricity Adoption?  A Review of Connection Charges in Sub-Saharan Africa
  5. Energy Poverty and Income poverty: How Do They Differ?
  6. Resurrection of ESMAP Knolwedge Exchange Series 2005-2009
  7. The Basics of Wood Burning Stoves:  A Case for Standards or Rating Systems?
  8. Energy Services for the Poor:  Review of World Bank Investments
  9. Impact of Rural Electrification in Peru:  A "New" Study
  10. Improved Biomass Stoves for Bangladesh:  Practice and Promise
  11. Where is Energy Poverty's REN21?
  12. What is Electrification:  New Technologies and Old Definitions?
  13. Energy Poverty Continued:  A Narrative from Andrew Barnett
  14. The Concept of Energy Poverty
  15. Small Photovoltaic Lighting Systems:  Niche or Not
  16. Rural Energy Subsidies: "It's Deja Vu All Over Again"
  17. Solving Rural Electrification Problems: New Wine in Old Bottles?
  18. Promoting Solar Home Systems and Improved Biomass Stoves:  A Comparison
  19. Rural Electrification in Developing Countries by the Numbers
  20. Comparative Cooking Costs in Developing Countries
  21. Improved Stoves in Developing Countries by the Numbers
  22. Facing Rural Energy Realities in Bangladesh
  23. Rural Electrification and Communication
  24. Household Energy Emissons and Climate Change
  25. New Generation Wood Stove Evaluation in Dabaab Kenya: Review Series
  26. Eight Steps to Successful Rural Electrification Programs 
  27. Measuring Household Lighting: Survey Design Issues
  28. Cooking with LPG: Climate and Poverty Issues
  29. Improved Biomass Stoves: The Next Generation
  30. Measuring Benefits of Rural Electrification
  31. The Benefits of Rural Electrification in Developing Countries
  32. Gender, Energy and Development
  33. Low Cost Electricity Connection Fees