Good Energies Foundation
Good Energies Foundation’s goal is to help prevent climate change and mitigate its harm, especially to people who live in poverty. We focus on two levers that reverse climate change: clean energy and forest protection. Backed by a family of entrepreneurs, Good Energies Foundation invests in early-stage market solutions and funds efforts to bring successful approaches to scale.
Efficiency for Access Shares Market Insights on India’s Weak-Grid Solar Appliance Market
Efficiency for Access conducted market scoping surveys to identify products sold in local retail shops and gather data on weak-grid appropriate appliances that are available to consumers in India.
Launch of the Access to Energy Institute – First collaborative research and development platform in the solar off-grid industry
Energy Access Practitioner Network 2017 Survey Highlights Appliances
The United Nations Foundation-led Energy Access Practitioner Network released its 2017 survey results, the latest in a series the Network has conducted since 2012. As the largest network of its kind, the Practitioner Network’s annual member survey “gauges the pulse” across the energy access value chain, from consumer finance to product design, marketing, distribution, after-sales service, and research and development.
Off- and Weak-Grid Solar Appliance Market: India
This country profile contains relevant market and appliance performance data for India and provides market insights to help inform sector stakeholders and encourage higher market penetration for high-quality weak-grid appropriate appliances.
Quality Assurance for Off-Grid TVs and Fans: Lessons Learned and Paths Forward
Efficiency for Access piloted a QA framework for standalone off-grid TVs and fans. This learning paper presents the quality criteria, documents key lessons learned, and provides recommendations for future QA efforts.
2019 State of the Off-Grid Appliance Market Report
This report analyzes major market trends for off- and weak-grid appropriate televisions, fans, and refrigerators across eight representative markets in South Asia and sub-Saharan Africa.