Author: minigrids


Taking Stock of Leading Innovators in Global Remote Microgrid Markets

By Peter Asmus Remote microgrids—islands of power not interconnected to a traditional utility grid — are one of the most robust opportunities in the world for the private sector to explore new technologies and business models designed optimize and control distributed energy resources (DER). According to Navigant Research’s recently published Microgrid Deployment Tracker 2Q19, some...


Update on UK DFID support to the Green Mini-Grids sector in Africa

By: Steven Hunt, Senior Energy and Innovation Advisor, DFID. Twitter and medium: @stevenahunt With many thanks to colleagues across the DFID network and partners for their inputs and checking of the detail on the programmes below, and none of the blame for any misinterpretations or mistakes I have introduced. It has been just over a...