PowerGen
Nairobi Kenya

Total Funding Amount
US $4,500,000

Categories:
energy,
Founded:
2012
Founders:
Sam Slaughter
Countries:
Kenya
Funding Status:
Early-Stage
Employees:
1-50

Description

PowerGen installs mini-grids, or off-grid electricity generators, to provide reliable, grid-quality power while reducing indoor air pollution and cutting household costs. PowerGen’s mini-grids help low-income people in rural sub-Saharan Africa access energy for commercial purposes, generating more income and lifting themselves out of poverty.


Recent Funding for PowerGen


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Investor
Amount / Round
Date / Source
Investor/Location
Usaid Washington, DC, US
Amount/Round
Undisclosed amount Grant
Date/Source
30 Dec 2017 Source 
Investor/Location
AHL Venture Partners | Angel Canada | Kampala, Uganda
Amount/Round
US $4,500,000 Equity
Date/Source
30 Dec 2017 Source 
Investor/Location
Acumen New York, USA
Amount/Round
Undisclosed amount Grant
Date/Source
30 Dec 2016 Source