Solar-powered technology to level the playing field for women and girls in world’s poorest countries
Oct 11, 2020
The Efficiency for Access Research and Development Fund has awarded 20 organisations a total of £2.9 million in funding for innovative, solar-powered appliance technology projects that will help to level the playing field whilst addressing the climate emergency.
Electric Pressure Cookers Enhance Community Resiliency
Sep 28, 2020
This analysis offers insights into the role of electric cooking in building community resiliency during a global shock, like the COVID-19 pandemic.
Insights From The Solar E-Waste Challenge Halfway Point
Sep 28, 2020
This piece gives insights into the inaugural Solar E-Waste Challenge projects and demonstrates the urgent need for sustainable and scalable solutions.
Sierra Leone’s Appliance Market, While Nascent, Shows Promising Potential According to New Country Profile
Sep 22, 2020
A new Efficiency for Access country profile series sheds light on the off- and weak-grid appliance market in Sierra Leone and other key economies.
2020 Off-Grid Appliance Market Survey Offers New Insights in Series on Perceived Demand and Impact of Off-Grid Appliances & Healthcare Technologies
Sep 22, 2020
The 2020 edition of the Off-Grid Appliance Market Survey offers a unique snapshot of the fast-evolving off-grid appliances sector.
Energy Saving Trust opens Request for Proposals for solar water pump research
Jul 10, 2020
Energy Saving Trust launches a Request for Proposals for LEIA research on the environmental sustainability of solar pumping in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Webinar: Insights from the Global LEAP Awards Off-Grid Cold Chain Challenge
Jul 07, 2020
The Efficiency for Access Coalition and Energy 4 Impact hosted a webinar sharing insights from the Global LEAP Awards Off-Grid Cold Chain Challenge, highlighting the need for additional support for companies developing high-quality and affordable cold storage technologies suitable across the agricultural value chain.
Efficiency for Access Design Challenge celebrates university students promoting clean energy access in emerging economies
Jun 25, 2020
Winning teams from Kenya, Uganda and the UK have been announced at the Efficiency for Access Design Challenge Grand Final.
PRESS RELEASE | Efficiency for Access, Rural Senses and SVT Group Collaborate on Impact Assessment Framework for Appliances
Jun 22, 2020
The project will leverage existing evidence together with independent field research to map appliances’ impact in five areas: accessibility, durability and performance, economic, social and environmental.
The Efficiency for Access Design Challenge Grand Final
Jun 12, 2020
The Efficiency for Access Design Challenge Grand Final will be a suite of online events between 15 – 25 June that brings together university students, leading off-grid companies, and aid agencies. Register for the Grand Final now.