“The need for electricity as a result of more electric vehicles could see peak demand rise by 30% by 2035.”
Sonita Lontoh on the potential of the digital grid.
Africa’s energy revolution, one of the biggest overlooked stories of our time, is poised to change the lives of millions of Africans.
Achieving reliable electricity access for all Africa's citizens will be tough, but technology advancements offer opportunities to make rapid leaps forward.
In August 2013, Facebook launched their Internet.org project. The idea was excellent: it brought together leading global businesses to focus on internet affordability, efficiency and acce...
The Middle East and North Africa region needs to find a way to ensure a reliable electricity supply. Could this be a solution?
New research has highlighted the work needed to provide electricity for all.
A urban-rural divide in access to electricity, poor reliability and supply are holding Africa back, writes Peter Penar.
An entrepreneur has developed an innovative plan to relocate power plants.
Energy is not a luxury or a privilege. In a modern society, it’s a necessity. So how can the EU ensure its energy security?
A World Bank project, launched at Davos 2016, is helping track rural electrification.
Consider an equatorial country where the sun sets at 6:30. Without electricity, how does a student revise for a school test in the dark? What of a street vendor whose business is shut dow...
We are at the start of a power revolution, says John G. Rice, Vice Chairman of GE.
This article is published in collaboration with Thomson Reuters Foundation trust.org Climate change could lead to significant declines in electricity production in coming decades as water...
This article is published in collaboration with Quartz. Two years ago, Makoko, a water slum in the murky Lagos lagoon was shot into prominence following the construction of the Makoko Flo...