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Title: Energy accessindicatorsandtrendsinGhana
Authors: Mensah, Gifty Serwaa
Kemausuor, Francis
Brew-Hammond, Abeeku
Keywords: Universalenergyaccess
Indicators
Single
Multidimensional
Issue Date: 2013
Publisher: Elsevier
Abstract: Providingaccesstomodernenergyservicesfordevelopmentisadauntingtaskwhichrequiresrigorous planning basedonrobustinformation.Energyaccessindicatorsenablemeasurementandmonitoringof the progressofenergyaccessexpansionefforts,thusinformingcorrectiveeffortsandeffortsworth replicating. Thispaperreviewswhathasbeenproposedtoconstituteenergyaccessandenergyaccess indicators. Thepaperfurtherreviewsbriefly thedifferenttypesofenergyaccessindicatorsandanalyses access tomodernenergyinGhanaasmeasuredusingtheenergyaccessindicatorsemployedinGhana. The paperconcludesthatGhanahasachievedcommendableaccesstomodernenergyservicescompared to hersub-Saharanpeersbutrecommendsfurthereffortstoachievethesettargetsofuniversalaccessto electricity by2020and50%accesstoLPGby2020.Thepaper finally recommendsfurtherworkonthe different typesofindicatorswhicharerelevantfortrackingenergyaccessprogressbutarenotcurrently employedinthecountry.
Description: This article is published in Elsevier and also available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rser.2013.10.032
URI: 10.1016/j.rser.2013.10.032
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