“Energy is the golden thread that connects economic growth,
increased social equity, and an environment that allows the world to thrive.”
In Papua New Guinea only 12% to 13% of the total population are connected to the main electricity grid.
Across the globe it is estimated that over 1 billion people do not have access to electricity and over 2 billion do not have access to clean and efficient cooking facilities. Majority of which live in developing countries like Papua New Guinea. People are more likely to use expensive and inefficient sources of energy like candles, kerosene lamps, kerosene stoves, firewood and diesel generators.
Have little to no access to basic opportunities and services, further widening the gap between poor and rich
Spend more resources (time, money, effort) to secure energy for their families
Increase their health risks such as through indoor air pollution and risk of housefires from traditional cooking practices
Our Energy Solutions
In PNG, over 85% of the population live in rural areas, and many face complex geographical challenges in gaining access to improved forms of energy. It is unique places like this that small scaled improved energy technologies can have the most life-changing impact. That’s why we stock a range of modern, high-quality improved energy technologies.