Policy briefings

Mini-grid development in Africa

Could local, small scale generation of electrical power help to solve Africa’s power crisis? This policy briefing from GVEP suggests locally built and managed mini-utilities can work – but significant barriers exist in Africa to any easy scaling up of such initiatives.

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Innovative finance for low-carbon development in Africa

A Policy Briefing on innovative finance mechanisms and how they could be used to scale up investments in low carbon technologies in Africa.

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Read our article on innovative finance for low-carbon development in Africa.