International Journal of Agriculture Extension and Social Development
2021, Vol. 4, Issue 1, Part A
Review on access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all in Ethiopia
Tariku Bachano Batayo
One of the sustainable development goal of the country is access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy is for all. It is underpinned by three targets: ensuring universal access to energy services, increasing the share of renewables in the energy mix, and improving energy efficiency. In Ethiopia people more still live without electricity, and an equal number suffer from an insufficient, unreliable supply of energy. The main objectives of this review focuses the opportunities and challenges of access to affordable, reliable, sustainable, and modern energy for all in rural parts of Ethiopia. Lack of well developed infrastures, inadequate knowledge, skills, abilities, and experience of effecietly use are the challeges and the opportunities are power generation such as; hydropower, wind power, solar energy, geothermal energy and cogeneration. There fore the review concluded and recommend for the any concerned body should increase the level of infrastructure and upgrading innovative technology to provide clean and more efficient energy in all countries of Ethiopia.