A workshop on “Business Models of Rural Electrification by Solar Home Systems (SHS)” was conducted from July 10th to July 13th 2014 at the Hanse-Wissenschaftskolleg (Institute for Advanced Study, HWK) in Delmenhorst. 40 Participants from "Postgraduate Programme Renewable Energy", "Sustainability, Economics and Management" and "Engineering Physics" (University of Oldenburg) as well as "Sustainable Energy Technology" (University of Twente, Netherlands) participated in this demanding event. They were coached by lecturers as well as managers of "Micro Energy International", "Mobisol", and "Sun Connect", the latter adding by their real life experience. At daytime issues of rural electrification required full attention from the participants while at night time the FIFA football world championship was in their Focus.
Thanks to Hanse-Wissenschaftskolleg and Stiftung Innovationspool for making this exciting workshop possible.