Policy Brief: Pre-paid meters and household electricity use behaviours in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Does adoption of pre-paid meter reduce consumption of electricity? What is its impact on ownership of appliances, level of satisfaction, and cooking behaviour in Addis Ababa, the capital of Ethiopia? We provide answers using survey data collected from households in Addis Ababa.

Abebe D. Beyen, Marc Jeuland, Samuel Sebsibie , Sied Hassen, Alemu Mekonnen , Tensay Hadush Meles, Thomas Klug , Subhrendu K. Pattanayak