Energy Access Project
Developing solutions to energy policy and market challenges in emerging economies
Nearly 1 billion people lack basic electricity, and billions more lack access to the reliable, affordable, and sustainable energy systems that form the backbone of job creation, growth, and improved social well-being.
The Energy Access Project at Duke focuses on building knowledge and networks to inform key decision-making related to energy poverty. It brings world-class researchers to bear on the highest priority questions of the day and supports policy-makers, project developers, investors, civil society, and impacted communities in driving energy system development and transformation.
EAP research on using satellite and drone imagery to automatically detect solar PV panels featured in PV Magazine.
This summer, the Energy Access Project funded nine students to look at issues of energy accessibility, finance, and technology across the globe On August 28th, students who completed summer internships through the Energy Initiative Internship Program and the Energy...