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Economic and Social Impacts of Microgrids

Started this discussion. Last reply by MainaMumbi Feb 28, 2014. 5 Replies

Hi LuminaNet,My name is Jacob Fountain; I'm a masters student in Clean Energy Engineering at the University of British Columbia and also the Technical Project Manager for Light Up the World.I'm quite…Continue

 

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MainaMumbi replied to Jacob Fountain's discussion Economic and Social Impacts of Microgrids
"Dear Jacob' there is one mini grid installed in Masai Mara  Kenya ,if you are interested i can connect you Mark Hankins for more details. regards Maina Mumbi"
Feb 28, 2014
Yotam Ariel replied to Jacob Fountain's discussion Economic and Social Impacts of Microgrids
"Have you also talked with Julio of Acciona? (your partner Christoph knows him..)"
Feb 27, 2014
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Jacob Fountain replied to Jacob Fountain's discussion Economic and Social Impacts of Microgrids
"I'll check them out. Thanks!"
Feb 24, 2014
Evan Mills replied to Jacob Fountain's discussion Economic and Social Impacts of Microgrids
"Glad to see interest in Central/South America here.  You might browse some of the field projects noted elsewhere in LuminaNET for leads."
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Economic and Social Impacts of Microgrids

Hi LuminaNet,My name is Jacob Fountain; I'm a masters student in Clean Energy Engineering at the University of British Columbia and also the Technical Project Manager for Light Up the World.I'm quite interested in the short to medium social, behavioral, and economic impacts of microgrids after installation. For example is there a typical technology/appliance uptake rate? or how quickly is the energy consumption of the community expected to change with time? If you have experience with this kind…See More
Feb 20, 2014

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"Jacob - As you're our first member from Peru, we very much hope you note your location on our Member Map (follow this link) !"
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"Hello Jacob, Welcome to LuminaNET! Please review our Member Guidelines before posting.  Feel free to post in any area of the site, and, just as importantly, to comment on posts by other members. Here are some tips and tricks that may be…"
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Name of your company or organization
Light Up the World
Role(s)
Non-governmental organization (NGO)
Region
South America
Describe your involvement and/or interest in off-grid lighting
I am the Regional Technical Project Manager for the Canadian NGO, Light Up The World. We help develop renewable lighting solutions in rural communities, while at the same time promoting energy education and training locals to become small scale solar technicians.
Website
http://lutw.org

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At 10:55pm on June 6, 2013, Evan Mills said…

Jacob - As you're our first member from Peru, we very much hope you note your location on our Member Map (follow this link) !

At 9:26am on June 6, 2013, Evan Mills said…

Hello Jacob,

Welcome to LuminaNET!

Please review our Member Guidelines before posting.  Feel free to post in any area of the site, and, just as importantly, to comment on posts by other members. Here are some tips and tricks that may be helpful.

Lastly, don't forget to add your location to our Member Map (follow this link).

Evan
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