Climate Change Mitigation Policies Could Facilitate Universal Electricity Access In Sub-Saharan Africa
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Climate Change Mitigation Policies Could Facilitate Universal Electricity Access In Sub-Saharan Africa

Energy is fundamental to development. SDG7 acknowledges that ensuring access to affordable, reliable, sustainable, and modern energy for all is one of the main goals for development, while it is also embraced by the Paris Agreement. The use of appliances like mobile phones, radios, and fans require access to electricity, while lighting provides extra hours to study or work. Still, more than half of the 1.2 billion people without access to electricity in 2013 live in Sub-Saharan Africa. Therefore, achieving...

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