About 600 million people in sub-Saharan Africa live without access to electricity.

The majority of those – approximately 80% – live in rural areas where there is no grid-electricity, and expansion is largely financially and logistically infeasible. Benefits of Off-Grid Energy



The number of people in Africa meeting their basic electricity needs, thanks to our activities Our Impact


Catalyze markets to deliver affordable, high-quality off-grid lighting and energy products.

Our goal is to enable access to off-grid lighting and energy products for 250 million more people across sub-Saharan Africa by 2030, by catalyzing the market. What We Do

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