Sustainable energy is the provision of energy that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs. Technologies that promote sustainable energy include:
Sustainable Energy for All is an organization within the United Nations that supports efficient energy for people around the world. REEGLE is a clean energy information portal. Here you will find Country Energy Profiles, a glossary of terms, statistics, and other types of information. Click on the picture above for an energy profile of Kenya.
IRENA is an intergovernmental organisation that supports countries in their transition to a sustainable energy future.
The Alliance for Rural Electrification is the only international business association in the world focusing on the promotion and the development of off-grid renewable energy solutions for rural electrification in developing countries.
The Lighting Africa program is working to catalyze and accelerate the development of sustainable markets for affordable, modern off-grid lighting solutions for low-income households and small enterprises.
GVEP (Global Village Energy Partnership) works with local businesses in developing countries to increase access to modern energy and improve the quality of life for thousands of people.
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