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ENERGY SCENARIOS

Accounting for access and inequality

Access to modern energy sources is essential for sustainable development and human well-being. However, a recent study uses a bottom-up model to show how lack of access persists until 2050 under different socioeconomic pathways and decarbonization scenarios.

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Sampedro, J. Accounting for access and inequality. Nat Energy 6, 773–774 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41560-021-00872-z

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