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Sharing Indian Social Entrepreneurs' Lessons for African Off Grid Energy

SELCO Foundation

  • Program Environment
  • Program Area Advancing Climate Change Solutions
  • Grant Amount $200,000
  • Grant Period December 1, 2023–November 30, 2025
  • Location Bangalore, India
  • Geographic Focus Tanzania

About this grant

The Solar Energy Light Company Foundation is a pioneering nonprofit organization focused on delivering sustainable energy services to the poor in India in a manner that creates assets and results in long-term poverty alleviation. Over the past eight years with Mott support, the grantee has provided technical support services aimed at transferring its successful experiences in India to sustainable energy access initiatives in Tanzania. With additional support, the Solar Energy Light Company Foundation will synthesize and share lessons learned to date and facilitate cross-learning opportunities among energy access stakeholders in Africa and India.