On the Road to Achieving Full Electrification in Sri Lanka

Publication | April 2023
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This study examines how Sri Lanka achieved countrywide electrification by 2016 and looks at its socioeconomic impact.

Price
  • US$31.00 (paperback)

It notes that electrification helped raise living standards and triggered rapid development in rural areas, creating new investment opportunities at the national level. The study was initiated by Sri Lanka’s Ministry of Power and Renewable Energy with support from the Asian Development Bank.

Contents

  • Socioeconomic Development—Historical Trends
  • Overview of the Expansion of the Electricity Industry
  • Expansion of Rural Electrification
  • Analysis of the Macroeconomic Impact of Electrification
  • Impact of Rural Electrification and Key Economic Indicators
  • Socioeconomic Impact of Rural Electrification in Hambantota District

Additional Details

Type
Subjects
  • Energy
  • Access to energy
Countries
  • Sri Lanka
Pages
  • 84
Dimensions
  • 8.5 x 11
SKU
  • TCS230011-2
ISBN
  • 978-92-9270-053-9 (print)
  • 978-92-9270-054-6 (electronic)
  • 978-92-9270-055-3 (ebook)

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