The Little Green Data Book 2009 points to the world

Based on practical knowledge and international experience accumulated via past and ongoing World Bank operations, this Note

This study aims to reveal Sub-Saharan Africa

Rural electrification can have many benefits-not only bringing lighting, but improving the quality of health care, spreading information and supporting productive enterprises. The extent of these benefits has been questioned, arguing that they may be insufficient to justify the investment costs. This report quantifies these benefits.