In February 2019, members of the LEIA programme team traveled to India to meet with Shivamurthy and Shevamma, a married couple working with the SELCO Foundation to operate a solar milling pilot in the Male Mahadeshwara foothills outside of Bengaluru.
Shell Foundation's portfolio company, Rent to Own (RTO), is a for-profit social enterprise pioneering productive asset financing in Zambia. RTO has disbursed over $4 million in productive use assets to more than 7,500 Zambians.
Global LEAP Solar E-Waste Challenge to Offer $1,000,000 in Grant Funding
On 7 March 2019 the Efficiency for Access Coalition will take part in a one-day event convened on behalf of the UK Department for International Development. The event is dedicated to accelerating the transition between clean energy innovations and impact at scale, especially in Africa.
Reflections on a visit with two solar water pump consumers in Laikipia County, Kenya.
Efficiency for Access Coalition and Acumen launch Investor Network to drive capital towards productive uses of energy
A message from Leslie Labruto, Associate Director, Global Energy at Acumen.