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Off-grid Solar Market Assessment in Niger & Design of Market-based Solutions

17 December 2017 Niger

This report provides an assessment of the off-grid solar market in Niger, and makes recommendations for the design of market-based solutions. The report looks at selected customer segments, including private households, public institutions, large- and small-scale irrigation schemes, crop processing, water provision and public street lights, and assesses the market potential for each. Overall, the study finds an interesting market opportunity for solar home systems and solar lanterns meeting Lighting Global Quality Standards in Niger, but that unlocking this market will require significant increases in access to consumer financing.

121 pages
Language: english
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