Conclusions: The Future



Changing energy systems also means there will be social and economic changes. Indeed, some see that as both a prerequisite and an aim. Many say that this is the case in Africa, but it may also be the case for other developing countries. This short final chapter reviews some of the issues that have been raised by this book in relation to possible options for technological and policy change, and looks to the future and at the wider political issues of change as the use of renewables spreads.


Political change The Marshall Plan for Africa Renewable futures 


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  1. 1.Open UniversityMilton KeynesUK

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