An Africa Business Community
Energy and fuel use are important for the welfare of households in Africa. Modern fuels play a relatively modest role in rural areas of much low income countries. The prospect for modern fuels to combat indoor air pollution is therefore significantly better in urban than in rural areas. We should note also that fuel and electricity pricing is politically sensitive and important for poverty.
In the poorest countries, biomass and kerosene often feature heavily. In Ghana, kerosene…
Added by Isaac Twumasi Quantus on June 6, 2011 at 1:12pm — No Comments