Published Mar. 1, 2013 10:48 AM

The documentary film is made by Marius Mass Grøtvedt, for the Solar Transitions project and Spire.

The documentary takes place in the rural village Ikisaya in Kenya, far away from the national electricitygrid.

We follow the employees and the commmunity at the new solar energy powerplant, while they are preparing the startup and the operation of the new energy centre. The powerplant-project is developed by the researchproject Solar Transitions  

Published June 20, 2012 1:50 PM

Ulsrud, K, Winther T. and Saini, A. have published the popular science article Taking advantage of relevant experiences: Learning from power supply in the Sunderbans Islands in The Solar Quarterly Magazine, India, Pages 51-56, Issue July 2010.

Full text article (pdf) here

Published May 14, 2012 10:16 AM

"The Solar Transitions project: Off-grid electricity and implemetation of an energy centre in Kenya". A presentation by Kirsten Ulsrud at the Expert Meeting on "Potential of renewable energy options in off-grid areas in Africa: Importance of mini-grid energy systems". Trieste, Italy, 3-5 April 2012.