The Impacts Of Bringing Electricity To Rural & Vulnerable Populations

The Impacts Of Bringing Electricity To Rural & Vulnerable Populations

Today we’re able to build self-driving trucks, to communicate with smart humanoids, and to play video games with virtual reality technologies. Yet there are 1.06 billion people living without access to electricity across the world (IEA and World Bank, 2017). That’s one in every five people, most of them living in rural Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia, they rely on kerosene, candles, and battery torches for essential lighting. Closing this gap and providing reliable and sustainable access of electricity to these families living off-the-grid is essential and will come with many benefits. Light in the evenings could help between […]