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Sebastian Sterl

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Sebastian Sterl works as a researcher and consultant at the Faculty of Engineering Science of the Free University of Brussels (VUB) in Belgium. He also works as an Associate Program Officer at the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA).

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Solar and Wind Power could break the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam Deadlock

Political tensions between Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt have been escalating in a conflict over the near-complete Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD). A hybrid system would be a win-win situation for all, providing various co-benefits aside from unlocking the negotiations and lowering long-term electricity generation costs.

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