Tag Archives: sustainable energy

Nuru Energy

Nuru Energy has created game-changing technologies and an associated distribution model that provides access to energy to people in Sub-saharan Africa in an unprecedented way.
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Manna Energy Foundation

A non-profit organisation committed to alleviating poverty through the implementation of sustainable technologies to provide clean energy and clean water through social enterprise models unleashing innovation as well as improved health, quality of life and education.
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IT Power (ITP)

An international energy consultancy which specialises in sustainable energy technologies and policy, and related economic, financial, commercial and environmental work.
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GVEP (Global Village Energy Partnership)

Working with local businesses in developing countries to increase access to modern energy and to improve the quality of lives for thousands of people.
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Rwanda’s Off-grid Lighting Market Assessed

Photo courtesy of Nuru Energy East Africa Ltd. Photography by Adam Bacher
GVEP has completed a study which analyses the off-grid lighting market in Rwanda, offering useful insight into a sector that remains largely untapped. 
GVEP’s analysis provides first-hand data collected from major companies in Rwanda that are currently selling off-grid
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Solar Thermal Energy Research Group (STERG)

A research group housed in the Department of Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering and affiliated with the Center for Renewable and Sustainable Energy Studies, the national academic hub for renewable and sustainable energy in South Africa.
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Energy For Opportunity (EFO)

A not-for-profit organization working to improve livelihoods in West Africa through the provision and installation of clean, sustainable, photovoltaic, electricity-generating infrastructure.
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Solar Electric Light Fund (SELF)

Empowering people in developing countries to rise from poverty using energy from the sun.
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Solar LEDs Light Up Nairobi Streets

solar street light
Philips and the Kenyan Urban Roads Authority have embarked in a new pilot project – installing solar-powered LED street lighting in Nairobi with the potential for expansion across the country. The pilot, the first of its kind in East Africa,
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Takamoto Biogas

Building biogas systems and suppliers of biogas appliances to rural farmers in Kenya with the objective of creating energy security, improving the quality of life and protecting the earth’s natural resources.
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