Promethean’s thermal battery-based solutions makes refrigeration a viable option in villages with poor quality of electricity supply.

Last year M-Kopa Solar fired 450 workers in its subsidiaries in United Kingdom, Uganda, Rwanda and Tanzania in a bid to ease operational costs and boost profitability.

It’s not just pressure for profitability that led to Mobisol’s insolvency. Instead Mobisol may have buckled under its own ambitions, an industry insider suggests.

According to Panasonic representatives, 0.1 percent of the company's sales of LED lamps and ceiling lights will be used to provide lanterns that can be recharged with solar power.

The agreement is for 50 Smart Off-Grid power systems that will support the installation of enhanced mobile connectivity services in the Marshall Islands.

Schneider Electric launches a new stand-alone Pay-As-You-Go electricity solution that is fully compatible with all mobile money platforms, which does not need a mobile network connection.

The Homaya System will be distributed to homes around Kakamega, Kitui, Mwingi and Sultan Hamud in cooperation with Compassion International, Kenya.

Fresh funds will help fuel the growth of Orb Energy’s in-house finance facility for more Indian small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to benefit from solar power

The funding round was led by ENGIE Rassembleurs d’Energies with participation from existing seed investors Schneider Electric Ventures and FINCA Ventures, as well as other impact-aligned investors.

With this internet-connected charge-controller, organisations can monitor and control solar installations such as home systems from anywhere in the world.

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