LCEDN Briefing paper 2: Is there still a Role for Small Wind in Rural Electrification Programmes

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Executive Summary: In the right context, Small Wind Turbines (SWTs) can offer a valuable complement to solar photovoltaics (PV) or diesel generators, offering diversity in power generation sources and the potential for local manufacture. However, the biggest challenges facing small wind are the...

Transforming Energy Access Final Report (Engineers Without Borders UK)

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Author(s): Engineers Without Borders UK Publication date: Sept 2018 Publication type: Report Overview: Engineers Without Borders UK is a charity leading a movement to put global responsibility at the heart of engineering. To achieve this, our movement works to change how engineering is perceived,...

Conference Proceedings: LCEDN 7th Annual Conference, 2018

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Proceedings of the LCEDN 7th Annual Conference, held in Loughborough, U.K.,from 30th May to 1st June 2018, can be accessed via the Energypedia website here . There is a different tab for each day of the conference. Please click on the presenter's name to access the presentation file. Presenter...

Gender and Energy: Energy linkages with Gender, Productivity and Inclusivity

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Author(s): M.S.Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) Publication date: July 2018 Publication type: Report Overview: This report present outcomes of the MSSRF Gender Energy Network India Workshop held on 26 April 2018 in Chennai, India, and is focused on linkages between energy and gender,...

Developing a research agenda for community energy in the electricity sector

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Author(s): To, L.S., Tarazona, M. Publication date: June 2018 Publication type: Short Brief (EEG Energy Insight) Overview: The UK Department of International Development- (DFID-) funded Energy and Economic Growth Programme (EEG) is partnering with Low Carbon Energy for Development Network (LCEDN)...

LCEDN Briefing Paper 1: Lessons from Collective Action for the Local Governance of Mini-Grids for Pro-Poor Energy Access

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Author(s): Gollwitzer L., Cloke J.M.P. Publication date: 30 May 2018 Publication type: LCEDN Briefing Paper Executive Summary: Access to modern energy can be a key enabler for human development through improvements in livelihoods, education and healthcare. Over the last two decades decentralized...

Mapping the UK Research & Innovation Landscape: Energy & Development

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Author(s) : Bagley, Chris; Brown, Ed; Campbell, Ben; Cloke, Jon; Cameron, Scott; Collings, Simon; Gunning, Rebecca; Kabell, Henriette; McDonnell, Jennie; To, Long Seng; Turner, Britta Final publication: April 2018 A review undertaken by the UK Low Carbon Energy for Development Network, Energy 4...

Institutional pathways to municipal energy companies in the UK: Realising co-benefits to mitigate climate change in cities

Author(s): Roelich, K., Bale, C.S.E., Turner B., Neall R. Publication date: 3 February 2018 Publication type: Journal article Journal: Journal of Cleaner Production Abstract: Municipalities in the UK are increasingly engaging in local management of one or more parts of the energy system. The...

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