For many governments and multilateral institutions, electricity access needs to bring socio-economic development opportunities with it to get the attention and support the sector wants. It is imperative for mini-grids to be able to demonstrate "productive use". As part of our ongoing series of Fact Sheets and Research Summaries, Power for All's Platform for Energy Access Knowledge has summarized three new reports on the opportunities and challenges in scaling productive use applications. 

Download the Research Summary: Productive Uses of Electricity here (53 kb)