Oolu
Dakar, Senegal

Total Funding Amount
US $8,500,000

Categories:
energy,
Founded:
2015
Founders:
Nilmi Senaratna, Daniel Rosa
Countries:
Senegal
Funding Status:
Early-Stage
Employees:
51-200

Description

Oolu was founded in 2015 by Nilmi Senaratna and Dan Rosa, and incubated in Y Combinator. The company’s mission is to provide off-grid households with high quality products at an affordable price. For a low monthly fee, paid through mobile money, Oolu installs a pay-as-you-go solar kit that can power various in-home devices such as lights, phone chargers, radios, fans and televisions, and performs any necessary maintenance, including free battery replacements and system upgrades.


Recent Funding for Oolu


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Investor
Amount / Round
Date / Source
Investor/Location
Persistent Energy Capital | Shell Foundation | DPI ( Development Partners International ) | Gebeya | Undisclosed Investor New York, USA | London, UK | London, UK | Addis Ababa, Ethiopia | -
Amount/Round
US $8,500,000 Equity
Date/Source
21 Dec 2020 Source