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close this bookRural Energy and Development: Improving Energy Supply for Two Billion People (WB, 1996, 132 p.)
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Open this folder and view contentsChapter five - Innovations in renewable energy
Open this folder and view contentsChapter six - Cooking fuels: toward more sustainable supply and use
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Improving Energy Supplies for Two Billion People

THE WORLD BANK WASHINGON D. C.

© 1996 The International Bank for Reconstruction and Development /THE WORLD BANK

All rights reserved
Manufactured in the United States of America
First printing September 1996

The Development in Practice series publishes reviews of the World Bank's activities in different regions and sectors. It lays particular emphasis on the progress that is being made and on the policies and practices that hold the most promise of success in the effort to reduce poverty in the developing world.

This report is a study by the World Bank's staff, and the judgments made herein do not necessarily reflect the views of the Board of Executive Directors or of the governments they represent.

Cover photos: Douglas Barnes, Curt Carnemark, Richard Spencer.

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