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.
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.
The potential implications for energy access in Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia.
This Energy Insight provides an overview of the impact of COVID-19 on LMDs
Simon Trace, EEG’s programme director, explains more in this blog.
Measures being taken to support key players in the energy sector.
This report captures the outcomes of three workshops on community energy resilience and electricity systems.
The key characteristics and challenges in the South African power sector.
The background on Bangladesh’s energy sector and key issues and challenges identified.
In this Energy Insight, we discuss some of the issues surrounding renewable energy auctions.
Advancing discussions on grid interconnection in critical regions.
Tackling issues faced by women in the energy sector.