Rémy Rioux, Chief Executive of the Agence Française de Développement (AFD – the French Development Agency), was in our office on the 21st of March to sign a financing agreement between the French Facility for Global Environment/Fonds Français pour l’Environnement Mondial (FFEM) and Sunna Design, aimed at developing an innovative solution for access to energy in rural areas of developing countries. Thanks to this grant of €500,000, Sunna Design will be able to electrify more than 1600 households in Senegal through our Nanogrid solution
Nanogrid : A solution to develop connected solar street lights for developing countries
This highly innovative lighting solution involves the creation of an electricity nano-network from a solar street light, providing lighting and small electronic equipment recharging to four homes. Energy is pre-paid by mobile phone, offering people their first access to digital services. The scheme has already been piloted in Casamance, a remote village in Senegal, where 2000 people were able to access energy and reduce their use of kerosene and batteries, which have a major impact on the environment and their health.
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Nigeria, flagship country in solar energy had been involved on large scale projects in the field for many years.
Sunna Design is delighted to be finalist for the Zayed Future Energy prize.
The winner for this prestigious award...
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