solar home systems have been installed in rural Bangladesh under the program in the off-grid rural areas of Bangladesh till Jul 2017. [Target: 6 million by 2017].
+ beneficiaries are getting solar electricity as a result, which is around 12% of the total population of Bangladesh.
1.4 million tons
of kerosene replaced since the inception of the program in 2003, having an estimated value of $411 million.
Partner Organizations (PO) are implementing the program. IDCOL provides refinancing and grant support as well as necessary technical assistance to the POs. POs install the SHSs, extend credit to the end users and provide after sale services.
people are directly or indirectly involved with the program.