Publication - How Do Enterprises Benefit from Grid Connection? : The Case of Rural Electrification in Bangladesh
How Do Enterprises Benefit from Grid Connection? : The Case of Rural Electrification in Bangladesh
Live Wire, ESMAP & The World Bank Group
Hussain Samad & Elisa Portale
Many of the enterprises that make up Bangladesh’s dominant nonfarm sector (85 percent of GDP) are located in rural areas (World Bank 2015). Electrifying them can be a major driving force behind economic growth. This study is a product of the Status of Energy Access Report (SEAR), an initiative of the Energy Sector Management Assistance Program at the World Bank.