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Technologies: Mini-grids

Case study – GVE Nigeria

Uploaded 29/12/16

The Green Village Electricity (GVE) project is a rural electrification scheme designed to provide clean and reliable energy to off-grid rural communities in Nigeria based on a Pay-As-You-Go (PAYG) revenue collection system. Developed by GVE Projects Ltd, the plan is to construct an isolated mini electricity distribution grid in 72 villages across seven states in…

Case study – PowerGen Tanzania

Uploaded 31/12/16

This project is being developed by PowerGen, which builds, owns and operates micro-grids in Tanzania and Kenya. Today, PowerGen manages over 3,500 customers across Tanzania and Kenya and plans to scale this up to over 100,000 customers within the next five years. Customers will be able to pre-pay on a PAYG basis for clean, roundthe-…