ORES Virtual Conference

15 – 19 February 2021 |Virtual


Off-grid Renewable Energy Statistics Online Conference

The ORES Conference has provided a forum to discuss how some of the challenges to collecting off-grid energy data might be overcome. The conference was open for anyone to participate with a main target audience of people responsible for collecting, reporting or using off-grid energy statistics within governments, the private-sector, NGOs and international organisations.

See the concept note of the conference for more information.

Day I: International Methodologies for Collecting Off-grid Renewable Statistics Energy

15 February 2021
Session: Estimating off-grid solar impact: A collaborative approach - GOGLA
Video

Session: A new approach for economic impact evaluation of decentralized electrification projects - Foundation for Studies and Research on International Development (FERDI)
Video
Slides (Download)

Session: Lessons learnt and best practices of off-grid energy statistics data collection – IRENA
Video
Slides (Download)
 

Day II: Collecting Off-grid Renewable Energy Statistics at National Level

16 February 2021
Session: Nigeria's Renewable Energy Data on Request: Way Forward - PowerUp Nigeria
Video
Slides (Download)

Session: A review of the off-grid data collection policy framework in Sub-Saharan Africa, the case of Zimbabwe – Shorai Kavu, Zimbabwe
Video
Slides (Download)

Session: Off-grid survey design and data collection techniques in the six geopolitical zones of Nigeria – Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN)
Video
Slides (Download)

Session: Monitoring of PM KUSUM Scheme of India - GIZ
Video
Slides (Download)
 

Day III: Collecting Off-grid Renewable Statistics from Remote Rural Areas

17 February 2021
Session: Edison: On-grid collection of off-grid energy data, case study of Zambia – Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership (REEEP)
Video
Slides (Download)

Session: The Effect of the Syrian Crisis on Electricity Supply and the household life in North- West Syria – an empirical survey
Video
Slides (Download)

Session: A smart grid combining renewables, storage system, an Energy Management System and Low Range (LoRa) communication
Video

Session: Overview of collecting data on remote communities in Canada – Natural Resources Canada (NRCan)
Video
Slides (Download)
 

Day IV: Off-grid Renewable Energy Statistics with a Focus on Energy Access

18 February 2021
Session: Standardizing data collection and analysis for clean cooking devices, in particular electric pressure cookers, case study of Tanzania – Access to Energy Institute (A2EI)
Video
Slides (Download)

Session: Data Collection of Biomass Energy Consumption: A case study of Lesotho - Lesotho Bureau of Statistics: Environment and Energy Statistics Division
Video
Slides (Download)

Session: Decentralized MTF Data Collection at The Household Level - HEDERA Sustainable Solutions & Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS)
Video
Slides (Download)

Session: Collecting bioenergy data through household surveys - examples from Nigeria and Ethiopia
Video
Slides (Download)