Tag: energy access

News and Policies, World

Mini-Grids Powering Energy Access in Africa

November 1, 2022

Via: Power Magazine

Governments and power generators continue to work to improve access to electricity on the African continent. Engie Energy Access, a subsidiary of French energy major Engie, recently signed a $60 million financing agreement with CrossBoundary Energy Access (CBEA), money that […]

Domestic, Energy Consumption

Bringing Fairness to Energy Programs

July 7, 2017

Via: Energy Collective

Energy programs for low-income households are on the chopping block. President Trump’s proposed federal budget would eliminate energy programs including the $270 million per year Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP). The WAP program pays to make the homes of low-income households more energy efficient. Low-income […]