Pay As You Go Solar: Eight19's IndiGo

Pay as You Go Solar: Off-Grid Power for the Developing World

Think “pay as you go” models only work for cell phones (or governments)? Think again: social enterprise Eight19 has applied this model to solar panels for residents of the developing world. No system to buy; just payment for the energy that a family actually uses. Priti Ambani of sister site Ecopreneurist has the full story…

Cheap Pay-As-You Go Solar for Developing Countries (via Ecopreneurist)

When you switch on a light- you have power! Quite literally. The power to connect, to use modern technology, listen to music, run advance cooking appliances. But the same power also ends itself to some very basic needs like plain and simple light – to read, study, cook. More than half a billion in…

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