Renewable Energy Technologies in Developing Countries – Lessons from Mauritius, China and Brazil

Overview
  • INSTITUTE:
    UNU-IAS
    PUBLISHER:
    United Nations University
    VOLUME:
    Policy Report, July 2006
    TITLE:
    Renewable Energy Technologies in Developing Countries - Lessons from Mauritius, China and Brazil
    AUTHORS:
    by Grant Boyle, Kassiap Deepchand, Li Hua and Emilio L. bre La Rovere
    PUB DATE:
    2006•07•03
    COPYRIGHT:
    United Nations University
    COPYRIGHT YEAR:
    2006

    This report reviews three renewable energy developments that have taken place in developing countries without significant foreign investment. It shows that renewable energy planning should be approached strategically by developing countries, with specific technological strategies grounded in national industrial capacity and energy resources.