04 Jan '12, 1pm

Solar power off the grid: @CarlPope on how to bring energy access to the world's poor. #solar #energy

More than a billion people worldwide lack access to electricity. The best way to bring it to them — while reducing greenhouse gas emissions — is to launch a global initiative to provide solar panels and other forms of distributed renewable power to poor villages and neighborhoods.

Full article: http://e360.yale.edu/feature/solar_power_off_the_grid_ene...

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