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Ensuring Energy Access for All in Africa


Lee-Roy Chetty


Ethical Technology

November 26, 2012

Countries in Africa face many challenges in their quest to improve the welfare of their populations, one of which is the lack of access to affordable and reliable modern energy. Africa has the lowest electrification rate of all regions. It is estimated that only 42 percent of the population has access to electricity, compared with 75 percent in the developing world.


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