Off-Grid Solar to Power 100 Million Homes by 2020

Almost 100 million households worldwide may be powered by solar panels by 2020, according to Bloomberg New Energy Finance. The off-grid solar market has grown to $700 million now from non-existent less than a decade ago, according to a report Thursday from the London-based research company and the World Bank Group’s Lighting Global. They expect that to swell to $3.1 billion by the end of the decade. David Kirkpatrick, Techonomy's chief executive officer, and Bloomberg New Energy Finance's Ethan Zindler have more on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)

Fed Chair Yellen Speaks About Policy, Economy
00:05 - (Bloomberg) -- Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaks about monetary policy, banking regulation, and the outlook for the U.S. and world economies. She speaks with former World Bank economist Lord Nicholas Stern at the British Academy in London. (Source: Bloomberg) (Source: Bloomberg)
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