Scaling Up Access to Electricity : Pay-as-You-Go Plans in Off-Grid Energy Services

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Although the payment models offered by off-grid energy companies are less flexible than those implemented with great success by mobile telephone companies, they may still have an important role to play in scaling up off-grid energy services for billions of people who lack access to electricity. More research is needed to assess the importance of flexible payments in attracting reliable low-income customers.
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Moreno, Alejandro; Bareisaite, Asta. 2015. Scaling Up Access to Electricity : Pay-as-You-Go Plans in Off-Grid Energy Services. Live Wire, 2015/34. © World Bank, Washington, DC. License: CC BY 3.0 IGO.
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