Solar Power

Selected solar power resources compiled by MIT D-Lab energy researchers.

 

General Information 

Energypedia's Solar Portal has information ranging from an overview of solar energy technology, products, business models, case studies, and other resources.

Lighting Global's Resources Database

Lighting Global 2018 Off-Grid Market Trends Report 

Global Off-Grid Lighting Association (GOGLA) 

Bennu Solar Resource page:

Sun Connect News has a weekly newsletter and a Resource Database.

The Solar Federation is a group of organizations that provide support for solar projects.

Product Information

MIT D-Lab's Solar Lighting Product Comparison resource provides aggregated information about solar lighting products.

Mangoo Marketplace - solar products for Africa and Asia

The Clean Energy Ministerial runs the Global Leap program that conducts quality assurance testing for:

Financing and Pay-As-You-Go (PAYG)

Financing can enable a number of energy products to be more affordable by spreading the cost over time. Additionally, mobile and PAYG technology can make providing financing more effective. Below are resources related to PAYG solar:

 


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