Lighting Africa: Programme Snapshot

Last Modified: Fri Apr 15 2016 19:18:42 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 35 million
    people across Africa with improved energy access due to modern solar lighting products
  • 14.38 million
    people in Africa whose basic lighting needs are being met by modern solar lighting products
  • 7,500,00
    quality solar lighting products sold through local distributorships in Africa
  • 700,000
    tons of GHG emission avoided in Africa; CO2 –equivalent of taking >147,000 cars off the road
  • 4.8%
    of Africa’s un-electrified now using solar lights up from less than 1% in 2009
  • 25
    countries where quality verified products are on sale in Africa