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CNBC article features Agsol as one of the best new energy access entrepreneurs in Africa and recent winner of the Energy Access Booster award – a program supported by Total, ENEA Consulting, Acumen and Sustainable Energy for All (SEforALL). The Energy Access Booster was established to support the brightest up-and-coming energy entrepreneurs working in the […]

Jan 09, 2019

Access to reliable, affordable and clean energy is United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 7. Achieving it means providing electricity to 1 billion people and clean cooking systems to 3 billion people worldwide by 2030. Five African entrepreneurs were selected to receive the inaugural “Energy Access Booster” awards. The winners were announced during the Unlocking Solar […]

Nov 08, 2018

Agsol has partnered with CLASP, the leading international voice & resource for appliance energy efficiency policies and market acceleration initiatives, to study the impact of solar milling technologies on the livelihoods of rural farming communities. Stage one includes laboratory trials, led by Agsol, to test the Agsol mills in a Nairobi lab and prepare for field […]

Oct 26, 2018

Agsol one of eight startups from around the world to partner with Microsoft’s third annual Airband Grant Fund. These start-ups are overcoming barriers to provide promising last-mile access technologies to unconnected and under-served communities in the U.S., Africa and Asia. The grant fund will provide financing, technology, mentorship, networking opportunities and other support to help […]

Aug 01, 2018

The report The Costs and benefits of clean energy technologies in the milk, vegetable and rice value chains is a contribution to the global initiative Powering Agriculture: An Energy Grand Challenge for Development (PAEGC). It has been developed by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in collaboration with the Deutsche Gesellschaft […]

Jul 22, 2018

  FACTOR[e] is a venture development firm with a mission to improve lives in the developing world through increased access to sustainable energy and related services. Both Factor[e] and Agsol are pleased to announce diligence investment in Agsol. Agsol and Factor[e] will work together to de-risk the technology and business model. Approximately 10 new Gen2 machines […]

Apr 15, 2018

Leaders from across the Pacific, including Julie Bishop, Australian Minister of Foreign Affairs, came together in the city of Suva, Fiji in December to discuss regional challenges and priorities. Bishop was joined by Fijian Minister for Health and Medical Services, Rosy Akbar to announce the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT)’s new $4 [...]

Dec 24, 2017

The Shell Foundation and Open Capital in close collaboration with DFID/Energy Africa & USAID / Power Africa, have partnered to increase off grid energy access & reduce market barriers. As part of this partnership, The Shell Foundation and Open Capital have released a report titled “Promoting Productive Uses of Energy in Uganda”. The focus of the […]

Nov 01, 2017

To help improve health and nutrition outcomes, DFAT's Innovation Exchange Australia has partnered with LAUNCH and the United States Agency for International Development’s Global Development Lab to help create a new paradigm for food around the world. LAUNCH Food is a global network-centered innovation program that seeks breakthrough development innovations to improve stagnating nutrition outcomes [...]

Oct 14, 2017

Every year, the ENEA Energy Access Program launches 2 Call for Projects to support Non Profits, NGOs, Technology Developers and Social Entrepreneurs in developing their energy access initiatives in Africa or Asia-Pacific. To achieve this objective, ENEA has committed to providing each selected project with 30 - 100 days of its consulting services on a [...]

Sep 07, 2017

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