Harnessing Africa's untapped solar energy potential for health

Bull World Health Organ. 2014 Feb 1;92(2):82-3. doi: 10.2471/BLT.14.020214.


For a continent with abundant sunlight and poor electricity grid coverage, Africa makes very little use of solar power in the health sector. Given recent initiatives, this may be set to change. Gary Humphreys reports.

Publication types

  • News

MeSH terms

  • Africa
  • Conservation of Natural Resources
  • Health Care Sector*
  • Humans
  • Solar Energy*
  • World Health Organization