Harnessing the power of each kilowatt hour

For some politicians, the kWh is a bargaining chip during elections as they promise to keep the unit cost down. To a young midwife in a rural health centre a kWh makes a difference between the safe delivery of a child and a maternal death. Yet to an energy investor; all boardroom discussions come down to the margin of a kWh.

This article first appeared in ESI-Africa Edition 3, 2018. It will be published online on 19 September 2018.        


This article first appeared in ESI Africa Edition 3, 2018. You can read the full digital magazine online or subscribe to receive a print copy.

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