While coal will still keep the grid up and running for now, renewable energy-based distributed systems can meet growing demand in the near future.
Blog posts on "access to energy"
Microgrids and containerization can serve the power needs of water-scarce island states in the region.
We learn the story of a Kyrgyz small business that could benefit tremendously from off-grid electricity.
The answer is yes – off-grid is the future, and the only way to bring electricity to all by 2020.
ADB recently approved new funding to demonstrate the technical and financial viability of this new technology combination in the CAREC region.
Given the right opportunities, women can be much more than latent consumers of electricity.
Here are a few messages from our partners in the conference.
South Asia needs more gender equality and social inclusiveness in the energy sector.
Do you have ideas or solutions that can help us ensure women have better, cleaner energy access in the future? Please let us know.
The burden of energy poverty falls heaviest on women in Asia and the Pacific, where governments need to strengthen 4 policy areas to boost energy access among women.