Solar mini-grids smarter, cheaper option for many global communities with no power | RenewEconomy

According to the report’s findings, some 238 million households around the world will need to gain electricity access by 2030 if society is to achieve Sustainable Development Goal 7, ensuring “access to affordable, reliable, sustainable, and modern energy for all.” Mini-grids – such as those bringing solar power and battery storage to rural communities – could serve almost half of this total, an estimated 111 million households in Sub-Saharan Africa, Asia, and island nations.

Solar mini-grids smarter, cheaper option for many global communities with no power | RenewEconomy