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Seven Takeaways from the Energy Access Project Launch

Energy Access Project director Jonathan Phillips speaks to Andrew Herscowitz, coordinator, USAID/Power Africa, about the evolution of the Power Africa Initiative during EAP Launch event.

Some of the leading lights from the energy access community convened in Washington, D.C., February 23 for the launch of Duke University’s Energy Access Project. As the new project assembles its agenda, leaders from business, government, and civil society weighed in on the market and policy challenges facing the billions of people lacking access to modern energy. Here’s some of what we heard.