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This section contains scientific articles, reports and other documents related to energy poverty.

Swora, M., Buchowska, N., Skoczylas, M.

The problem of access to energy from the international perspective is not only the matter of protection of vulnerable customers but also of energy poverty, which is strongly correlated with the global problem of poverty itself. In our opinion energy is crucial for any development, and poverty...Read more

Pereira, M.P., Freitas, M.A.V. and Silva, N.F.
Energy is essential to human survival. Supplying energy to all citizens is a requirement for social well-being and for a country’s economic development. The aim of this chapter is to discuss the differences in the availability of electricity around the world, mainly in Brazil, China, India, and...Read more
Pereira, M.P., Sena, J.A, Freitas, M.A.V. and Silva, N.F.
Most developing countries include rural electrification programs in their efforts to improve social conditions. There are, however, several obstacles to the evaluation of such programs and therefore of their social, economic, environmental and energy impacts on the target population, particularly...Read more