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Video June 25, 2019

Solutions for Expanding Access to Electricity

Mini grids, previously viewed as a niche solution, can provide electricity to as many as 500 million people by 2030 and help close the global energy access gap, according to a new World Bank report. The combination of falling costs, dramatic increase in quality of service, and enabling policies has made mini grids a scalable option to complement grid extension and solar home systems.