Complementary Services Must Accompany Rural Electrification
Most programmes for bringing mains electricity to rural areas in developing countries have been confining themselves to funding and installation. Experts are now agreed that if electrification is to be successful it must be accompanied by complementary services. Jörg Peters, Marek Harsdorff and Florian Ziegler report on their experience gained during the preparation for electrification in Benin.
Harsdorff, M., J. Peters and F. Ziegler (2007), Complementary Services Must Accompany Rural Electrification. Appropriate Technology, 34, 3, 22-25