January 15, 2015
E4C Visualized | The challenges faced by energy businesses in developing countries
contributor: Rob Goodier
The hardest challenge for renewable energy businesses in developing countries seems to be securing capital, according to a new study. GVEP International and Invested Development, in collaboration with Power Africa and the UN SE4All Energy Access Practitioner Network, surveyed 131 enterprise representatives and found that their money-raising problems include limited track records, money flow and access to international investors. The infographic below outlines the results of the (click on the image to open a larger version).