Developing countries are plagued by chronic load shedding – electricity shutdowns – and blackouts that constrain economic productivity and leave people in the dark. EEG is investigating ways of improving the reliability of electricity systems in developing countries.
Other research areas
Efficient & Productive use
Investigating how electricity supplies could be used more productively and energy efficiency improved.
Researching ways to utilise natural resources to increase capacity.
Researching the technological and political challenges in connecting people to the grid.