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Join the webinar on 2nd Dec to launch the Gender and Energy Innovation Facility in Tanzania.

26th November 20, Post, Posted by

Photo credits: Judith Quax/ENERGIA. Hivos, ENERGIA, Energising Development (EnDev) and Modern Energy Cooking Services (MECS) established The Gender and Energy…

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Join us for the launch of the ESMAP/MECS ‘Cooking with Electricity: A Cost Perspective’ report on 23rd November 2020.

18th November 20, Post, Posted by

Background Cooking with electricity could make a significant contribution to achieving Sustainable Development Goal No.7 by simultaneously enabling cost-effective access…

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Join us at the MECS Virtual Event 2020 (16-27 November 2020): session details and joining links.

12th November 20, Post, Posted by

We are delighted to invite you to participate in the MECS Virtual Event 2020, to be held from 16th to…

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Save the date – MECS / Global LPG Partnership webinar on Green LPG for clean cooking – feasible innovation at…

11th November 20, Post, Posted by

The MECS programme is pleased to host a webinar presented by The Global LPG Partnership (GLPGP) and its colleagues from…

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Food Matters ‘Table Talk’ podcast interviewing MECS experts on ‘How can enabling “clean cooking” save millions of lives?’

30th October 20, Post, Posted by

1.8 billion people have access to electricity but still cook with biomass. Four million people die each year from Household…

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Impact of New Electric Cooking Appliances on Low Voltage Distribution Networks and Off-Grid Solar Microgrids

28th October 20, Post, Posted by

By Dr. Bartosz Soltowski, University of Strathclyde. By establishing models for Low Voltage (LV) and microgrid networks, studies presenting their…

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What are the hazards associated with heating and storing water?

28th October 20, Post, Posted by

By Martin Price (Gamos Ltd.). In a quest to minimise the energy consumed in cooking food and heating water, we…

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Submissions invited: Special Issue of Sustainability journal entitled “Geographical Information Systems (GIS) and the Photovoltaic (PV) Energy Conversion Chain.”

21st October 20, Post, Posted by

Submissions to a forthcoming Special Issue of Sustainability journal, entitled "Geographical Information Systems (GIS) and the Photovoltaic (PV) Energy Conversion…

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Locating and connecting the dots between cooking and electricity in Uganda

20th October 20, Post, Posted by

By Meron Tesfamichael (University College London), Agnes Naluwagga, Derrick Kiwana (CREEC). In Kampala, preparing a dish of beans stew and…

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Press release: Solar-powered technology to level the playing field for women and girls in world’s poorest countries

12th October 20, Post, Posted by

Women and girls and other disadvantaged groups in developing countries will have better access to clean energy, thanks to new…

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