MIT: Remote Microgrids as Income Producers for Rural Villagers

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 David Chandler, of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, describes a remote microgrid system that will allow neighbors in rural villages to sell and share power. An estimated 1.3 billion people around the world lack access to electricity, and as a result spend scarce resources on kerosene and other fuels for lighting. Now MIT researchers … [Read more...]