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Business Models for Sustainable Energy Development


Business-led approaches to accessing energy in development countries are becoming key factors to sustainable market development. Given the major challenges in this market, companies will blend commercial and donor-funded activities, while simultaneously finding innovative ways to bring renewable energy technologies beyond the energy grid.

Collaborative approaches by companies and public actors focused on private sector development seem crucial at this stage to further upscale emerging business models in this market.

Reference Kolk, A., & van den Buuse, D. (2013). Business Models for Sustainable Energy Development. Web publication or website, The European Financial Review.
Published by  CAREM 30 April 2013

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Apr 2013


Ans Kolk


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