Africa Energy

Start-Ups Series

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Webseminar in English

Tuesday, 19th July 2022
14h00 Lagos | 15h00 Freiburg | 15h00 Kigali | 16h00 Nairobi

The main impacts of solar electricity on agricultural activities are described as increased productivity (including higher yields, lower losses and faster production) and improved natural resource management.

In this webinar we will:

  • Discuss how solar-powered cooling solutions that are energy-saving and minimize manufacturing footprint
  • Discuss how actionable information for stakeholders in value chain hence closing the gap
  • Learn how to support formers in producing high quality affordable and sustainable ways of farming
  • Demonstrate how to spur innovation and inspiration for socio-economic transformation by bringing ingenious solution to support communities in the base of the pyramid

Startups presenting in this webinar:

  • Emmastella Gakuo – Co-founder and COO at Savanna Circuit
  • Tracy Kimathi – Founder at Baridi
  • Llyord Mwaniki – COO at Zuhura Solutions

Moderation: Emma Colenbrander, Head of the Global Distributors Collective

Participation is free of charge, register here.

The “Africa Energy Start-Ups Series” is a collaboration between Startup|Energy and AFSIA which will present innovative African start-ups every 2 months on a multitude of topics such as e-mobility, storage, fintech and productive use to cite a few. The spirit of this series is to promote African start-ups, for Africans by Africans and to present how innovative they are to potential partners and investors coming from the rest of the world.

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