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.
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Sharing thoughts on regional power trade, learnings from her EEG study, and COVID-19.
Explaining Community Rural Electrification Entities (CREEs) and what an EEG-funded research project has revealed about their performance so far.
Research article documenting declines in employment and income in all settings beginning March 2020.
A framework for a resilient regional electricity grid for Bangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal and India
Impacts and coping mechanisms for the pandemic
Can electricity access help improve Sierra Leone's resilience to the COVID-19 crisis?
Tackling issues faced by women in the energy sector.