Simpa Networks


Region of Impact: India



Problem: 400 million people in India, and more than 1.5 billion worldwide are without access to reliable electricity.  

Solution: Simple, affordable, pay-as-you-use pricing and mobile payment for off-grid solar energy solutions.

Impact:  By 2015, more than 250,000 households with access to aspirational amounts of clean energy, 6.5 megawatts of distributed solar power installed, more than 160,000 tonnes of CO2 displaced.  

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