Education and development
Solar energy provides people:
- Access to better education
- Clean water
- Improved health care
- Poverty alleviation
Help for self-help
We combine social and financial sustainability:
- We install solar systems in rural areas.
- We provide micro credits.
- We train solar technicians.
- We create sustainable jobs.
June 2016: Uganda
Installation of solar village Kasozi is finished! 100 households, churches and the mosque now have a basic power supply through solar energy. Thank you to our local partner Anuel Energy!
May 2016: Cambodia
The health station in our solar village Chbar Chros (Cambodia) got solar fridges for medicine cooling, also light and power for fans. Additionally we installed security lights. Thank you to our local partners NRG Solutions and Sevea!
April 2016: Ethiopia
10 rural health stations got solar light and solar cooling for medecine. This exiting project was realised together with the Ethiopian NGO EOC, and co-financed by BMZ (Germany).
April 2016: Kenya
Together with our local partner SunTransfer Kenya we provided solar light and medecine cooling for three rural health stations Amonst others this project was fincanced by SEZ (Stiftung Entwicklungszusammenarbeit Baden-Württemberg).
March 2016: Uganda
Start of installation of the first solar-home-systems in our Ugandan solar village Kasozi. Responsible for installation, user training and maintenance is our local partner Anuel Energy (Kampala). In a first step around 100 households get a basic energy supply for light and mobile charging. Also churches, mosque and schools get solar lighting.
March 2016: Germany
Sun-Connect News launched the "Off-Grid Industry Yearbook 2016": An anthology of the most important articles for the off-grid industry, published by Sun-Connect News in 2015. Free download here.