Our company won the 2020 Distribution Prize (Solar Lamp Category). The D-Prize awards exceptional social entrepreneurs with the funding they need to launch and grow an enterprise focused on distributing poverty interventions in various sectors.
PAYGO ENERGY TECHNOLOGY
Solaris Offgrid is our Pay-As-You-Go technology provider that is enabling us to reach our last-mile customers at little additional cost. Using their cutting-edge Customer Relationship Management application, we are able to remotely track our stock, sales agents, customers and payments. Using their PaygOps mobile application, our sales agents are able to manage the lanterns and send reminders to customers on upcoming payments. The data from the CRM has also been instrumental to measuring our impact.
Greenlight Planet is a for-profit social business that designs, distributes, and finances solar home energy with an under-served population in mind: the 1.3 billion global consumers for whom the old-fashioned electrical grid is unavailable or too expensive. Since its founding in 2009, the company has become a leading global provider of solar-energy products to over 27 million rural consumers in more than 60 countries.
Amped Innovations designs appliances from the ground up for energy efficiency to create a better experience: brighter and longer runtimes. Our product pipeline is focused on appliances that can help people make money, and all our appliances are mobile money enabled.
UNITED NATIONS GLOBAL IMPACT
We are part of the UNGC, the world’s largest Corporate Responsibility initiative. We joined 10,000 companies and non-profits to call for more effort by the private sector to accelerate the achievement of Agenda 2030 and the Sustainable Development Goals.