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We bring off-grid communities in East Africa access to clean, affordable energy through a local production network and unique leasing model

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Industrial/Energy
  • Location Kenya
  • Currency USD
  • Founded February 2011
  • Employees 12
  • Website

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    Sam Robert Limousin Duby

    Sam is an award-winning innovator in sustainable energy technologies who had consulted widely in the clean tech and appropriate technology sectors. Prior to founding access:energy, he lectured in robotics at Brunel University while pioneering government-funded research on low-cost, environmentally friendly thermoelectric generators. He has a doctorate in Renewable Energies, and has worked in such capacity in the UK, Brazil, Madagascar and India.

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    Harrison Michael Rhodes Leaf

    Harrison is an energy systems analyst and appropriate technology developer with a masters in Environmental Science from the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies. He has significant experience with start ups, and has spent time internationally prior to founding access:energy. In the past, his work has included extensive statistical and economic analysis, along with the development of environmental technology for developing countries.

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    Peter Muchiri Mbari