09 Aug '18, 7am

Zambia-Africa renewable energy fund awards $1.6m to Azuri distributor in Zambia

The award will help Kazang Solar, Azuri Technologies’ official distribution partner in Zambia, to deliver Azuri Quad solar lighting to 7,000 homes. The funding was awarded by AECF under its Renewable Energy and Climate Adaptation Technologies (REACT) window. Kazang Solar is one of only three companies to be awarded financial support from AECF REACT, funded by the UK Department for Internation Development (DFID). Azuri is a leading commercial provider of pay-as-you-go solar home systems to off-grid homes in Africa and has been working with Kazang in Zambia since 2016. Kazang Solar is the sister company of Kazang, the largest provider of electronic vending services in Zambia. The company serves more than 100,000 customers per day and has a nationwide footprint. The unique partnership between Kazang, Kazang Solar and Azuri means that customers in traditionally underserved rur...

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