IGC Energy and growth conference: Challenges and opportunities for developing countries

The IGC Energy programme held a conference in London on 12-13 November 2015, titled ‘Energy and growth: Challenges and opportunities for developing countries’.

The conference focused on themes including:

  • Rural electrification
  • Improving grid services and power sector reform
  • Externalities of electrification
  • Energy efficiency and renewables

Links to available presentations can be found below.

Opening Session

“The Global Energy and Growth Challenge: Facts and Directions for Research & Policy”- Michael Greenstone (IGC and University of Chicago)


Session 1: Rural Electrification and Demand for Modern Energy

Presentations: 

Policy Panel


Session 2: Improving Grid Services and Power Sector Reform

Presentations:

Policy Panel


Session 3: Externalities of Electrification

Presentations: 

Policy Panel:


 Session 4: Energy Efficiency and Renewables

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Policy Panel: 

 

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