Best Practices for Electrifying Rural Health Care Facilities with Decentralised Renewables

Electricity is a prerequisite to enable health services for every health care facility around the globe. While COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the essential role that electricity plays in rural health care facilities, this brief describes 16 case studies and best practices of decentralized renewable solutions to quickly deliver sustainable, reliable power to rural health care facilities and offers a set of recommendations for international funding partners, philanthropies, etc.

On page 42 of the brief, you can read about the project developed by the Rural Electrification Research Group (part of the SmartRUE research group) of the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering of the National Technical University of Athens.

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