November 02, 2016

Susie Wheeldon

Decentralized Renewables

Fact Sheet: Powering a Climate-Friendly Future

Kerosene lamps and oil-based generators are some of the most polluting power sources in the world—with small diesel gensets creating 2x as much CO2 as coal plants per kWh, and kerosene lights emitting 240 million tons of toxic black carbon—equal to the emissions of 80 coal power plants.

Check out the stats and find more Fact Sheets on our Resources page.

Share This Page:

Platform for Energy Access Knowledge

Explore the best energy access data and thinking with PEAK, our powerful interactive information exchange platform.