The Applied Research Programme on Energy and Economic Growth (EEG) produces cutting-edge research on the links between energy and economic growth, working closely with policy makers in Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia to build more sustainable, efficient, reliable and equitable energy systems.
Profiles of three utilities that have undertaken measures to improve employment prospects for women in the power sector.
A global review of best practice in the design and implementation of auctions for procuring new renewable energy capacity.
Investigating how electricity supplies could be used more productively and energy efficiency improved.
Researching ways to improve the reliability of electricity systems.
Researching ways to utilise natural resources to increase capacity.
Researching the technological and political challenges in connecting people to the grid.
Informing and supporting government energy reforms
Informing and supporting energy reforms in Sierra Leone
Improving the design and implementation of renewable energy auctions in Sub-Saharan Africa
Measuring electricity reliability with GridWatch sensors in West Africa.