Allison Archambault of EarthSpark International discusses their solar-diesel hybrid micro-grid system that will increase access to affordable, reliable electricity for value-added agricultural processing.
The 4th Military & Commercial Microgrids Summit will take place in Washington, D.C from June 17–19, 2014. Dan will be speaking on smart metering for the expansion of energy access in emerging regions. Allison will be a panelist on Microgrids for Remote Communities and Installations.
For a growing number of companies, cleantech promises innovations and opportunities at the base of the pyramid.
Mr. Daniel Schnitzer, EarthSpark International, will share a new study he co-authored, “Micro-grids for Rural Electrification: A critical review of best practices based on seven case studies” at a training hosted by the U.N. Foundation’s Energy Access Practitioner Network.
Grid-connected solar projects are benefiting urban populations worldwide, yet hundreds of millions of people in remote areas continue to languish in energy poverty. We look at how PV manufacturers can turn around this crisis.