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.
Unlocking private investment in renewable power in Sub-Saharan Africa
Economic and Non-Economic Barriers and Drivers for the Uptake of Renewables
Electricity Market Design and Renewables Integration 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 improve the reliability of electricity systems.
Researching the technological and political challenges in connecting people to the grid.