This report presents outcomes from a series of interviews with organisations providing off grid energy solutions, on their storage technology choices, challenges and opportunities. These include insights on technology availability and supply chains, realised costs of storage solutions, performance of technologies and how these compare to manufacturers’ specifications, and the environmental impact of storage technologies.

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This report by Wood Mackenzie Power & Renewables and Energy 4 Impact highlights the rapid acceleration in investment across the energy access sector. Nearly $1.7 billion in cumulative disclosed investment was deployed into energy access markets by the end of 2018, with over $1.2 billion deployed since the beginning of 2016. It provides an analysis of the trends driving off-grid energy markets, the current corporate-level investment landscape and the future role that strategic investors can play in further shaping these markets.

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The 2018 Off-Grid Solar Market Trends Report is the fourth report in a biennial series established over the past 8 years as the report of record for the off-grid solar industry. The publication takes stock of the industry across six axes: market fundamentals, sales, the competitive landscape, finance, the enabling environment, and impact. 

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The findings presented in the 2018 Off-Grid Appliance Market Survey report serve as a key piece of market intelligence to enhance our global understanding of the off-grid appliance market, and provide a framework for stakeholders to identify business opportunities and high-impact interventions around efficient appliances.

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