Center for Energy in the Developing World

An MIT Energy Initiative Low-Carbon Energy Center

The Center for Energy in the Developing World aims to improve people’s lives and address climate change by guiding the transformation of energy systems, regulatory structures, and business models and informing public policy in developing countries and underserved areas. To accomplish this mission, the Center is working with industry, government, NGOs, foundations, and other stakeholders. More →


Global Commission to End Energy Poverty

Accelerating electrification in the developing world

Universal Energy Access Lab

Developing planning tools for electricity access

Future of Utilities

Improving the electricity sector with policy, regulations, and business models





By becoming a member of the Center, you will have the opportunity to: