wind turbines
Renewable Energy

Renewable Energy

Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia’s abundant river systems, bioenergy, sunshine and wind offer clean, renewable and affordable sources of energy that, as of yet, remain largely untapped. EEG is researching sustainable ways of utilising these resources to increase the generation capacity of energy systems in focus countries.

Other research areas
Efficient & Productive use

Investigating how electricity supplies could be used more productively and energy efficiency improved.


Researching ways to improve the reliability of electricity systems.

Grid Access

Researching the technological and political challenges in connecting people to the grid.