We develop and demonstrate models that connect sustainable energy to asset creation for poverty alleviation while ensuring financial and social sustainability

The roots of our organization and it’s approach lie in designing and implementing customized context-based sustainable energy access solutions and developing the ecosystem to scale such solutions

Technological

Need-based technology innovation, efficiency and optimization to improve productivity, reduce drudgery and bring in value additions resulting in increased incomes, time savings and offsetting energy expenditures. Other benefits include reduced input costs, increased opportunity costs, health benefits and opportunities created for communities

Financial

Enabling affordable asset-based financing by improving access to formal financing and innovating on financial models and instruments to ensure ease in uptake of solutions by communities. Innovations in financial models allow for end users living in poverty to invest in technology driven assets that reduce future burdens on their cash-flows

Social

Understanding socio-economic vulnerabilities and needs to innovate social models. The innovations in social models drive ownership of assets or technology driven solutions to the last mile end users. The models showcased range from entrepreneurship models, service delivery models, group owned models or cooperative owned models.

Need & problem assessments - Understanding and Analysing Issues
We work with end users and grassroot stakeholders to identify critical gaps

Solution testing, analysis, evaluation, prototyping and development
Developing and piloting solutions at the grassroot which showcase impacts in a technological, financial and social manner

Programmatic pilots, replication and scale of solutions through concepts, models and processes
Sharing learnings and working with ecosystem stakeholders to ensure adoption and scale of solutions

Driving the Nexus of Development and Sustainable Energy

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Sustainable Energy and
the Livelihoods Nexus

Improving incomes and quality of livelihood opportunities by innovating on technology, financial and ownership models for productive use appliances. Enabling an entrepreneurship ecosystem that allows for value capture and asset ownership at the bottom of the pyramid.

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Sustainable Energy and
the HealthcareNexus

Improving the quality, quantity and diversity of decentralised healthcare services, provided at the last mile which cater to preventive, therapeutic as well as emergency care services.

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Sustainable Energy and
the Education Nexus

Enabling access to new educational services including digital education mediums which augment existing teaching methods. Improving comfort in schools through energy and by improving built environments and technologies in use.

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Sustainable Energy and the Community & Household Wellbieng Nexus

Enabling access to basic energy access services for underserved communities by creating robust last mile supply chains, servicing models as well as unlocking financing channels for asset ownership.

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