RESCO Design Tool Document Version 1.1


This document provides a tool to assist in the design of a rural energy service (or supply) company (RESCO) to provide access to energy for people in poor rural communities. It is intended as a detailed check list and as a step-by-step guide for those interested in setting up a sustainable operation supplying appropriate, affordable energy to rural communities.


Future Energy Solutions (AEA Technology plc), UK; Integrated Energy Solutions (Pty) Ltd.; Tata Energy Research Institute, Delhi, India, pp 110

RESCO Design Tool Document Version 1.1

Published 1 January 2003