Solar power for Mongolian nomads

STORY HIGHLIGHTS

– World Bank Vice President visits Mongolia and learns first-hand about support for the “100,000 Solar Gers” project target to deliver cheap, clean electricity to nomadic herders

Half a million people – covering half the rural population and 70% of herders – now have electricity through affordable and portable solar home systems
A new market for electronic appliances is helping boost the rural economy.

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