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Press Release: The Solar Lighting and Appliances Sector may be Leaving Marginalised Groups Behind, New Efficiency for Access Study Reveals
This seminal report is a first step towards establishing a baseline to understand how well the sector is performing across different facets of inclusivity.
Reflections from the 2022 Off-Grid Cold Chain Challenge Halfway Point
Insights into the competition's progress to date and next steps.
Efficiency for Access Launches New Efficiency for AgTech Campaign
The 2022 Efficiency for AgTech campaign highlights energy-efficient agricultural solutions that can enhance global food security and build climate resilience.
Appliances for All: Assessing the Inclusivity of the Solar Lighting and Appliances Sector
This report examines how well solar lighting and appliances are reaching key populations, and assesses inclusion across solar company employment practices and product offerings.
Stakeholders Workshop: Challenges and Opportunities in the Cold Chain Sector
This report summarises discussions at a cold chain stakeholders workshop organised by Efficiency for Access and ESMAP to deliberate on how to advance and scale cooling solutions to smallholder farmers.
Designing and Implementing Field Testing for Solar Water Pumps
Practical guidance on monitoring solar water pump performance and efficiency in the field.