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Bangladesh’s Farmers, Small Business Owners Prosper with Solar Power
15th May 2017 • World Bank Podcasts • Listen to the latest news
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Solar power is changing lives in Bangladesh and has helped the South Asian country leapfrog into an era of using renewable energy to light up homes – and quickly going a step further. Clusters of solar panels in remote islands like Monpura and villages such as Saidpur are helping small business owners and farmers access affordable and reliable electricity to improve productivity and climb the rungs of economic prosperity.