Smart Villages webinar, 16 March 2017: 'Refugees and energy: Meeting the needs of refugees and displaced people'

LCEDN resource
The webinar can be viewed here . In this webinar, we focused on the needs of displaced people and refugees – whether internally displaced, asylum seekers living in camps, or other situations. What are their energy needs? What happens when a temporary camp becomes a permanent home? What are the...

eCook: What behavioural challenges await this potentially transformative concept?

Author(s) : Brown, Ed; Leary, Jon; Davies, Gillian; Batchelor, Simon; Scott, Gillian Publication date : 27 February 2017 Publication type : Journal article Journal : Sustainable Energy Technologies and Assessments Abstract : This paper aims to identify and understand the challenges that may...

Smart Villages webinar, 16 February 2017: 'Healthy villages are smart villages: Health, energy and development'

LCEDN resource
The webinar can be viewed here . Healthy villages are smart villages – places where people can live healthy lives with longer lifespans, fewer childhood illnesses and deaths, and greater well-being. In this webinar, we thought about the intersections of health and energy. Indoor air pollution...

How does burning of rice straw affect CH4 and N2O emissions? A comparative experiment of different on-field straw management practices

Author(s) : Romasanta, Ryan R.; Sander, Bjoern Ole; Gaihre, Yam Kanta; Alberto, Ma. Carmelita; Gummert, Martin; Quilty, James; Nguyen, Van Hung; Castalone, Angeli Grace; Balingbing, Carlito; Sandro, Joseph; Correo Jr., Teodoro; Wassmann, Reiner Publication date : 15 February 2017 Publication type...

Policy perspectives on expanding cogeneration from Bagasse in Malawi

Author(s) : To, Long Seng; Kwapata, Kingdom; Masala, Leonard; Alonso Navarro, Virginia; Batchelor, Simon; Mulugetta, Yacob; Barnett, Andrew; Karekezi, Stephen. Publication date : February 2017 Publication type : Journal article Journal : Journal of Energy in Southern Africa Abstract : Agro-...

Practical Action wins top international renewable energy and sustainability prize

Practical Action, one of the LCEDN's key partners, has been awarded the Zayed Future Energy Prize in recognition of its pioneering approach to renewable energy and sustainability. The prize recognises individuals and organisations that apply impact, innovation, leadership and long-term vision in...

Comparative studies of fish smoking and solar drying in the Sierra Leone artisanal fishing industry

Author(s) : Kallon A, Lebbie A, Sturm B, Garnett T, Wadsworth R Publication date : 20 December 2016 Publication type : Journal article Journal : Journal of Stored Products and Postharvest Research Abstract : “Energy efficient rural food processing utilizing renewable energy to improve rural...

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