Newsletter Archive

April 2019

Covers an interview with CrossBoundary Energy Access, an annual update on UK DFID work in Green Mini-Grids, and more.

January 2019

Covers an interview with the African Association for Rural Electrification, report on energy access to populations, and more.

November 2018

Covers the Energy and Environment Partnership (EEP Africa), report by Energy for Impact on mini-grid training needs assessment and more.

August 2018

Covers an interview with the Managing Director, Nigerian Rural Electrification Agency, the Africa Mini-Grid Developers Association, and more.

June 2018

Covers an editorial by the MGP Steering Committee Chair, includes the report by Navigant Research on distributed energy resources, and more.

February 2018

Covers an update from the UK DFID support to the Green Mini-Grids sector in Africa, an evaluation of the Nigerian Energy Support Program, and other news.

September 2017

Covers analysis of the link between mini-grids and productive growth, the formation of the African Mini-Grid Developers Association (AMDA), and other news.

July 2017

Covers a World Bank staffer’s account of electricity provision to Myanmar’s off-grid communities through mini-grids,and Navigant Research’s work on microgrid markets.

January 2017

Covers details on how to join the Mini-Grid Partnership (formerly HIO), an update on the DFID supported Green Mini-Grids program in Africa and other news.

October 2016

Covers SteamaCo’s findings on the role of data in running a successful mini-grid, GivePower Foundation’s mini-grid program, and other news.

June 2016

Covers the operation of modeling software such as HOMER in making a business case for mini-grid deployment, and other news.

March 2016

Covers the Indian government’s policy changes in favor of renewable energy based mini-grids, the case for Solar Nano-Grids in Kenya and other news.

December 2015

Covers an analysis of programs operated by Green Mini­Grids Africa, profiles the work by OMC Power and SparkMeter, and other news.