The North Eastern Region (NER) of India stretches across the eastern foothills of the Himalayan mountain range. On the electricity access front, the region has a small and underdeveloped power system, with limited electricity access levels…
February 21 2019
Advancing Heating Services Beyond the Last Mile: Central Asia Pilot Experience with High-Efficiency, Low-Emissions Heating Technologies
This technical report aims to document the Central Asia pilot experience with HELE heating technologies and their potential use as a cost-effective, intermediate solution for millions of under-served households for improving health and…
February 21 2019
This report presents detailed case studies of what happened to isolated mini grids in Cambodia, Sri Lanka, and Indonesia when the main grid reached their villages.
February 6 2019
The report surveys the challenges facing Bangladesh's power sector today and makes recommendations for consideration by national policy makers.
February 4 2019
The government has been able to significantly reduce fiscal transfers to the electricity sector, while doubling new connections per year, halving tariffs for low-income households and making connection charges significantly more affordable…
January 31 2019
Energy Subsidy Reform Assessment Framework (ESRAF): Incidence of Price Subsidies on Households and Distributional Impact of Reform, Qualitative Methods - Good Practice Note 4
This good practice note provides those working on consumer price subsidy reforms, in particular social scientists, with hands-on, practical guidance for using certain qualitative research tools to help fully understand the distributional…
January 10 2019