Rural electrification programs have a long history of failure, mostly associated to the lack of long-term support and sustainability of the projects. In this paper we propose a new framework for rural electrification programs which tries to address the major shortcomings of the existing ones regarding their sustainability, andwe illustrate it with an application to Guatemala.
Publicado en papel: Julio 2011.
K. Dietrich, A. López-Peña, P. Linares. A new framework for rural electrification programs. IAEE Newsletter. vol. Third quarter, pp. 21-25, Julio 2011.