SENEGAL

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Maka Saar is a small remote village in Senegal, about two hours’ drive from the nearest city Thies and another one and half hours’ drive from Dakar,...

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Oolu is among the fastest growing off-grid startups in West Africa because most households in this...

OPIC's commitments include loans, guaranties and political risk insurance, across 12 utility-scale...

Currently, only 33 percent of rural Senegalese have electricity access. But connecting rural homes...

The first work stream focuses on the development of a “Regional Market”and will have a budget...

The US$3.2 million funding round was led by Persistent Energy Capital (PEC), and was joined by Y...

The campaigns, led by Energy 4 Impact, aimed to promote the benefits of solar lamps and improved...

A project currently provided 500 low-income rural families with lighting, and the ability to charge...

In Senegal a project has been launched to change the way students learn by using a solar powered...

The 12 Sub-Saharan African countries with the best access to electricity are (in alphabetic order):...

Currently, PAYG is being piloted in St. Louis, Ziguinchor and now also in Kaolack, Senegal.

The project currently provides 500 low-income rural families with lighting, and the ability to...

Mobile network operator Orange and French renewables firm Engie have launched a plan to deploy...