Energy poverty: Electrification and well-being

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Rahul Sharma, Karnamadakala, and Gabriel Chan. "Energy poverty: Electrification and well-being." Nature Energy 1 (2016): 16171.


Energy access entails a range of metrics that need to be monitored to guide planning and implementation of electricity provision in developing nations. A study based on an extensive household survey carried out in rural India demonstrates that electricity supply duration is the best predictor for satisfaction with electricity service.


India, energy poverty, electrification


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