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The authors would like to thank the following people for their reviews, research, and additional insights: Dan Waldron (Acumen); Katherine Hasan (Consultant); Steven Wiel* (Mamoni Valley Preserve); Mirka Della Cava* and Noah Horowitz (Clean Cooling Collaborative [CCC]); Demba Diop* (EPM Consulting); Hubert Zan (Ghana Energy Commission); Makena Ireri (Global Energy Alliance for People and Planet [GEAPP]); Susie Wheeldon (Global Off-Grid Lighting Association [GOGLA]); Joyita Mukherjee* (Consultant, International Development, Climate & Blended Finance); Clara Camarasa and Kevin Lane (International Energy Agency [IEA]); Kavita Rai (International Renewable Energy Association [IRENA]); Anibal de Almeida* (ISR-University of Coimbra); Sujeesh Krishnan* (Kinnami Software Corporation); Marie-Vincente Pasdeloup* (Consultant, MVP communications); Daniela Laßmann and Ashwin Tomy Pulikunnel (Perspectives Climate Group); Richard Lowes (Regulatory Assistance Project [RAP]); Christine Eibs Singer (Shine Campaign); Robert Van Buskirk (Solar4Africa); Wondwossen Wondemagegnehu (South South North); Ben Hartley and Giorgia Pasqualetto (Sustainable Energy for All [SEforALL]); and Martina Bosi and Dana Rysankova (World Bank).

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