At times laughing at your problems helps you realize that you need to wake up from your apparent slumber and solve them. As an energy enthusiast, I look at the African continent and wonder where our priorities are when it comes to the issue of access to energy. I am not talking about woodfuel and the like, I know we have that in plenty... My concern is our access to modern energy; electricity to be specific. The findings across the continent are sad and laughable at the same time. It is sad because that reflects poverty and inability to enjoy modern energy services, but also laughable in the sense that we have the resources, in fact huge amount of resources compared to the rest of the world that can help us bec...

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