LOGIN TO YOUR ACCOUNT

Username
Password
Remember Me
Or use your Academic/Social account:

CREATE AN ACCOUNT

Or use your Academic/Social account:

Congratulations!

You have just completed your registration at OpenAire.

Before you can login to the site, you will need to activate your account. An e-mail will be sent to you with the proper instructions.

Important!

Please note that this site is currently undergoing Beta testing.
Any new content you create is not guaranteed to be present to the final version of the site upon release.

Thank you for your patience,
OpenAire Dev Team.

Close This Message

CREATE AN ACCOUNT

Name:
Username:
Password:
Verify Password:
E-mail:
Verify E-mail:
*All Fields Are Required.
Please Verify You Are Human:
fbtwitterlinkedinvimeoflicker grey 14rssslideshare1
Sovacool, Benjamin K; Bazilian, Morgan; Toman, Michael (2016)
Publisher: Institute of Physics
Languages: English
Types: Article
Subjects:
This research letter discusses elements of a long-term interdisciplinary research effort needed to help\ud ensure the maximum social, economic, and environmental benefits of achieving secure universal access to modern energy services. Exclusion of these services affects the lives and livelihoods of billions of people. The research community has an important, but not yet well-defined, role to play.
  • The results below are discovered through our pilot algorithms. Let us know how we are doing!

    • [1] Eberhard A et al 2011 Africa's Power Infrastructure (Washington, DC: The World Bank) (http://ppiaf.org/sites/ppiaf.org/files/ publication/Africas-Power-Infrastructure-2011.pdf)
    • [2] Bairiganjan S et al 2010 Power to the People: Investing in Clean Energy for the Base of the Pyramid in India (Washington, DC: World Resources Institute)
    • [3] Saadi N, Miketa A and Howells M 2015 African clean energy corridor: regional integration to promote renewable energy fueled growth Energy Res. Soc. Sci. 5 130-2
    • [4] Birol F 2014 Achieving energy for all will not cost the Earth Energy Poverty: Global Challenges and Local Solutions ed A Halff et al (Oxford: Oxford University Press) pp 11-20
    • [5] World Bank 2015 Global Tracking Framework, Washington DC (http://worldbank.org/en/topic/energy/publication/ Global-Tracking-Framework-Report)
    • [6] Lelieveld J et al 2015 The contribution of outdoor air pollution sources to premature mortality on a global scale Nature 525 367-71
    • [7] IEA 2012 World Energy Outlook 2012 (Paris: OECD) ch 2
    • [8] Bazilian M, Nussbaumer P, Gualberti G, Haites E, Levi M, Siegel J, Kammen J and Fenhann J 2011 Informing the financing of universal energy access: an assessment of current financial flows Electr. J. 24 57-82
    • [9] Gualberti G, Singer C and Bazilian M 2013 The capacity to spend development funds in the energy sector Util. Policy 9 36-44
    • [10] Gualberti G, Martins L and Bazilian M 2014 An econometric analysis of the effectiveness of development finance for the energy sector Energy Sustainable Dev. 18 16-27
    • [11] Bazilian M, Economy R, Nussbaumer P and Yumkella K 2014 The scale of investment for universal access Energy Poverty ed A Halff et al (Oxford: University Oxford Press)
    • [12] Pielke R Jr and Bazilian M 2013 Making energy access meaningful Issues Sci. Technol. 29 74-8
    • [13] Bazilian M D 2015 Power to the poor: provide energy to fight poverty foreign affairs (March/April 2015) (www. foreignaffairs.com/articles/africa/2015-02-16/power-poor)
    • [14] United Nations Development Program (UNDP) 2013 Achieving Sustainable Energy for All in the Asia-Pacific (Bangkok: United Nations Development Program-Asia Pacific Research Center)
    • [15] Hancock K J 2015 The expanding horizon of renewable energy in sub-Saharan Africa: leading research in the social sciences Energy Res. Soc. Sci. 5 1-8
    • [16] Pachauri S, Zerriffi H, Foell W and Spreng D 2011 Clean cooking fuels and technologies in developing economies Energy Policy 39 7485-8202
    • [17] Otte P P 2014 A (new) cultural turn toward solar cookingevidence from six case studies across India and Burkina Faso Energy Res. Soc. Sci. 2 49-58
    • [18] Jeuland M A and Pattanayak S K Benefits and costs of improved cookstoves: assessing the implications of variability in health, forest, and climate impacts PloS One 7 e30338
    • [19] Magradze N, Miller A and Simpson H 2007 Selling Solar: Lessons from More Than a Decade of Experience (Washington, DC: Global Environment Facility/International Finance Corporation)
    • [20] Sovacool B K and D'Agostino A L 2012 A comparative analysis of solar home system programmes in China, Laos, Mongolia and Papua New Guinea Progress Dev. Stud. 12 315-35
    • [21] Sovacool B K, D'Agostino A L and Bambawale M J 2011 The socio-technical barriers to solar home systems (SHS) in Papua New Guinea: 'choosing pigs, prostitutes, and poker chips over panels,' Energy Policy 39 1532-42
    • [22] Casillas C E and Daniel M K 2012 The challenge of making reliable carbon abatement estimates: the case of diesel microgrids Sapiens 5 1-9
    • [23] Blum N U, Sryantoro W R and Schmidt T S 2013 Rural electrification through village grids-assessing the cost competitiveness of isolated renewable energy technologies in Indonesia Renew. Sustainable Energy Rev. 22 482-96
    • [24] Szabo S, Bodis K, Huld T and Moner-Girona M 2011 Energy solutions in rural Africa: mapping electrification costs of distributed solar and diesel generation versus grid extension Environ. Res. Lett. 6 1-9
    • [25] Sovacool B K 2014 Energy studies need social science Nature 511 529-30
    • [26] Sovacool B K 2014 What are we doing here? Analyzing fifteen years of energy scholarship and proposing a social science research agenda Energy Res. Soc. Sci. 1 1-29
    • [27] Irwin A 1995 Citizen Science: A Study of People, Expertise and Sustainable Development (New York and London: Routledge)
    • [28] Lema et al 2015 Introduction to low-carbon innovation and development: insights and future challenges for research Innovation and Development 5 173-87
    • [29] Pachauri S and Spreng D 2012 Towards an integrative framework for energy transitions of households in developing countries Environment & Policy vol 52 (Netherlands: Springer) (doi:10.1007/978-94-007-2333-7)
    • [30] See e.g. Andrews M 2012 The Limits of Institutional Reform in Development (UK: Cambridge Press)
    • [31] World Bank 2015 Global Tracking Framework (Washington, DC: World Bank) (http://trackingenergy4all.worldbank.org/)
    • [32] Ramde E, Nussbaumer P and Bazilian M 2015 Measuring and reporting on energy poverty: insights from West African countries Afr. J. Sci. Technol. Innov. Dev. 7 509-17
    • [33] See, e.g. Bazilian M and Chattopadhyay D 2016 Power system planning in fragile states Cambridge EPRG Working Papers (Cambridge, UK)
    • [34] Fuso Nerini F, Broad O, Mentis D, Welsch M, Bazilian M and Howells M 2015 A cost comparison of technology approaches for improving access to electricity services Energy 95 255-65
    • [35] Mentis D et al 2015 Assessing the technical wind energy potential in Africa a GIS-based approach Renew. Energy 83 110-25
    • [36] Welsch M, Nerini F F, Broad O, Howells M, Bazilian M and Rogner H 2015 A GIS based approach for electrification planning -a case study on Nigeria Energy Sustainable Dev. 29 142-50
    • [37] Martello M L and Jasanoff S 2004 Globalization and environmental governance ed S Jasanoff and M L Martello Earthly Politics: Local and Global in Environmental Governance (Cambridge: MIT Press) pp 1-29
    • [38] Lee K, Brewer E, Christiano C, Meyo F, Miguel E, Podolsky M, Rosa J and Wolfram C 2014 Barriers to electrification for 'under grid' households in rural Kenya NBER Working Paper No. 20327
    • [39] Ostrom E 2010 Polycentric systems for coping with collective action and global environmental change Glob. Environ.Change 20 550-7
    • [40] Sovacool B K 2011 An international comparison of four polycentric approaches to climate and energy governance Energy Policy 39 3832-44
    • [41] Dworkin M H et al 2013 Rethinking the scale, structure & scope of US energy institutions Daedalus: J. Am. Acad. Arts Sci. 142 129-45
    • [42] See, e.g. World Bank 2005 Power sector reform in Africa ESMAP (Washington, DC, USA) (http://siteresources. worldbank.org/EXTAFRREGTOPENERGY/Resources/ ESMAP_PowerSectorReform_in_Africa.pdf) Eberhard A et al 2011 Africa's Power Infrastructure
    • [43] Bazilian M et al 2012 Smart and just grids Renewable Sustainable Energy Rev.
    • [44] Jarvis D S L et al 2011 Conceptualizing and evaluating best practices in electricity and water regulatory governance Energy 36 4340-52
    • [45] Jamasb T, Nepal R and Timilsina G 2015 A quarter century effort yet to come of age World Bank Policy Research Working Paper p 7330 (http://documents.worldbank.org/curated/en/ 2015/06/24687055/quarter-century-effort-yet-come-agesurvey-power-sector-reforms-developing-countries)
    • [46] Demierre J, Bazilian M, Carbajal J, Sherpa S and Modi V 2015 Potential for regional use of East Africa's natural gas Appl. Energy 143 414-36
    • [47] Smith K 2002 In praise of petroleum? Science 298 1847
    • [48] Smith K R and Dutta K 2011 Cooking with gas Energy Sustainable Dev. 15 115-6
    • [49] Howells M et al 2013 Integrated analysis of climate change, landuse, energy and water strategies Nat. Clim. Change 3 621-6
    • [50] World Bank 2013 Thirsty Energy: Securing Energy in a WaterConstrained World (http//worldbank.org/en/topic/ sustainabledevelopment/brief/water-energy-nexus)
    • [51] Barnes D F and Floor W M 1996 Rural energy in developing countries: a challenge for economic development Annu. Rev. Energy Environ. 21 497-530
    • [52] Martinot E et al 2002 Renewable energy markets in developing countries Annu. Rev. Energy Environ. 27 309-48
    • [53] Sovacool B K 2012 Design principles for renewable energy programs in developing countries Energy Environ. Sci. 5 9157-62
  • Inferred research data

    The results below are discovered through our pilot algorithms. Let us know how we are doing!

    Title Trust
    57
    57%
  • No similar publications.

Share - Bookmark

Cite this article