Paper 8 – Solar Off-Grid Lighting: An Optimistic and Pragmatic View Required

Paper 8 – Solar Off-Grid Lighting: An Optimistic and Pragmatic View Required
Sector:Power Undertaken By:Ashden India Renewable Energy Collective Year Published:2014

Solar lighting systems are a promising substitute to kerosene lamps which are extensively used in rural areas for lighting. The paper outlines the strengths and weaknesses of solar off-grid lighting, and explores its potential to meet rural electricity needs in a sustainable manner.