Carbon tracking and accounting technology platform for nature-based solutions
This impact development company provides technical solutions for climate mitigation to social enterprises, governments and the private sector globally. Its proprietary, high-resolution, biomass carbon-tracking technology provides a cost-effective and significantly more accurate digital climate accounting technology for monitoring nature-based solutions such as afforestation, reforestation and natural regeneration.
An advanced 6MW hydro project in Kenya
The project is a run-of-river 6MW hydro project located on the Rupingazi River in Embu County on the southeastern slopes of Mount Kenya. The project is expected to sell power to the national utility via PPA.
A 5.3MW run-of-river hydro IPP in Kenya
This is a grid tied 5.3MW run-of-river hydro project that is modelled on the Government of Kenya Feed-In-Tariffs (FiTs) with all the power being consumed by Kenya Power & Lighting Company (KPLC) the only national off-taker. The off take will be guaranteed through a signed binding Power Purchase Agreement (PPA).
A 10MW geothermal project in Uganda
The company is currently engaged in the project development of the proposed geothermal energy project under an exploration licence. A Permit from the regulator to complete feasibility studies has been granted following which the developer has applied for a licence to commence drilling and construction of a geothermal power plant. [...]
A 40MWac solar photovoltaic (PV) power plant in Kenya
This is a 40 MWac solar photovoltaic (PV) power plant in Lamu, Kenya. The plant is expected to sell power to the national grid via PPA. The plant is expected to produce over 100,000 MWh of clean renewable energy per annum (equivalent to electricity usage of over 200,000 Kenyan homes).
Shared solar cold rooms for the fishing industry in Tanzania
It is estimated that 290 tons of fish are harvested every day in Lake Victoria around the Mwanza area over 60% of which is lost post-harvest, due to limited access to cooling services. The project provides cooling and storage services to smallholders, suppliers and aggregators of fish by installing solar [...]
A clean-cooking project using an innovative business model in Ethiopia
Under a distributed manufacturing model, the company is rolling out a bespoke, high-efficiency gasification clean-cooking solution in Ethiopia. The company enablee entrepreneurs to build a successful manufacturing and distribution business, while generating carbon credits in the long term, with annual revenues per credit exceeding the price of the stove.
Electric lease-to-own motorcycles (boda-bodas) in Kenya
The company is electrifying Kenya’s bodabodas (motorcycle taxis) by providing electric motorbikes on a lease-to-own model, powered by smart battery technology, delivered through a network of battery swapping stations. Bodaboda riders who switch to the company’s EV bike will take home 40% more income than they do with a petrol [...]
Carbon-neutral livestock production at scale
Led by livestock experts in the Horn of Africa, the company plans to solve the environmental and animal welfare challenges of the livestock sector in the region, while meeting the rapidly rising demand for meat in the Gulf and Middle East region. By employing regenerative grazing and solar irrigation, it [...]
Avocado oil processing venture in Southern Tanzania
The project entails sourcing of avocado fruits from approx. 5,000 small-holder farmers in Southern Tanzania with a planned capacity of 8,000 tons per annum. The company will market its crude oil to European market via international avocado oil marketer that will off-take 100% of the produce at the market rates [...]
Solar EPC in Uganda
The company is one of the leading B2B Engineering Procurement & Construction (EPC) solar developer in Uganda with additional B2B component sales to industry peers and a range of B2C solar solutions for both private and productive use. The company has been operating profitable for over 10 years in a [...]
A 3.3MW small hydro power station in Kenya
The Hydropower station is based in Siaya, Western Kenya. River Yala is the source river and the plant will operate on run-of-the-river technology. With an installed capacity of 3.34MW, the projected annual energy yield is estimated at over 20 million kWh. This power shall be evacuated to the national grid.
Clean cooking in urban Rwanda
This is a clean cooking company offering wood pellet stoves on a PAYGO model and producing pellets in Rwanda. By offering a superior cooking technology on credit, in combination with superior fuel production technology, the company offers a holistic market-enabling innovation that creates the demand for its own fuel supply. [...]
Central warehouse for a solar components distributor in Uganda
The company, historically active in medium-scale B2B Engineering Procurement & Construction (EPC) solar development projects in Uganda, plans to become the leading B2B dealer of solar components and productive use appliances in Uganda.
Circular economy biomass briquettes for Kenya’s C&I sectors
This is a circular economy and renewable energy company specialising in the large-scale production of non-carbonised biomass briquettes from the waste leaves of the pineapple plant. One factory in Thika, Kenya has already been constructed and contracts and purchase orders with some of the largest commercial and industrial firms in [...]
Greening telecommunications infrastructure in Uganda
The company is a public infrastructure provider business focused on owning and operating passive infrastructure and tower sites across the whole of Uganda with plans to expand into other East African Markets. The company enters lease plus build & leaseback agreements with MNOs in Uganda focusing on building coverage, infills [...]
Large-scale mango farming in Tanzania
The company's primary business model involves farming, processing, selling & distribution of mangoes and the related products locally and overseas. Main activities include farming and supplying of fresh mangoes to the local Tanzania market from 130 acres with about 10,000 trees. The company is also able to produce during the [...]
Solar energy for rural enterprises and communities in Burundi
The company empowers the rural population in Burundi to access and create their own solar village enterprises (SVEs) by using PAYGO and solar solidarity groups (SSGs) business model.
Electric two-wheelers in Rwanda
The company sells “battery swaps” which can take place in a multitude of swapping stations already located across Kigali. Electricity is purchased from the grid (later from solar) to charge the batteries and sold at a multiple of that cost. Moto drivers enjoy up to 50% less cost with electric [...]
Solar thermal and PV solutions company in Rwanda
This is a woman-lead company that deals in solar solutions - Solar PV, water heating and refrigeration, tackling the problems of poor access to electricity, high cost of power, food waste and mitigation of carbon emissions. The capital injection will enable The Company expand its product range to include Solar [...]