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Nexus Channel Core: The Next Generation of Off-Grid IoT

December 3, 2020

We are excited to announce the release of Nexus Channel Core, an open and interoperable technology for communication between off-grid energy devices. Modern off-grid appliances incorporate an ever-growing set of features that rely on digital communication. Pay-as-you-go (PAYG) enforcement via cloud platforms like Angaza was one…

Angaza Raises $13.5 Million in Series B Financing

October 27, 2020

Fintech innovator receives funding as it crosses milestone of impacting 12 million lives globally SAN FRANCISCO, CA — Angaza, a leading technology provider enabling consumer access to essential products in emerging markets, has closed $13.5 million in Series B financing. The round was led…

Turning Data Into Action with Angaza

October 14, 2020

If you’re a last-mile distributor serving low income and remote consumer markets, you know that digital tools to record sales, take payments, and manage client records are required for functional, efficient operations. But to really succeed in last-mile distribution, it’s not enough to simply replace…

SIMA Angaza Distributor Finance Fund Announces First Three Investments

October 13, 2020

San Francisco, USA; New York, USA; and Nairobi, Kenya; October 2020 – The SIMA Angaza Distributor Finance Fund has anchored its investment portfolio with loans to three last-mile solar distributors: Altech Group of the Democratic Republic of Congo; Deevabits Green Energy of…

How Last-Mile Distributors Develop Client Loyalty

July 17, 2020

In last-mile distribution, getting products into consumers’ hands is only the beginning. Client loyalty is the key to sustainable, long-term sales growth. Clients who receive timely and appropriate reminders and rewards are more likely to make payments on time, purchase from a…

Angaza and Jua Energy Expand Partnership with New PAYG Solar Home Systems

June 26, 2020

Angaza and Jua Energy are growing their partnership with two new lines of products embedded with Angaza’s Pay-As-You-Go technology. With their various battery sizes and accessories, the products enable distributors to offer multiple product options to their consumers.

Angaza and LORENTZ Launch PAYG Solar Water Pump

June 4, 2020

Angaza and LORENTZ are partnering to bring pay-as-you-go-enabled solar water pumps to last-mile distributors. The partnership makes the LORENTZ PS2 — a high-efficiency solar water pump — compatible with Angaza’s Pay-As-You-Go technology, enabling incremental payment options for farmers.

Angaza and Micergy Partner on Two Solar Home Systems

May 18, 2020

Angaza and Micergy have come together to enable Micergy’s Powerlink Series of solar home systems with Angaza’s Pay-As-You-Go technology. The Powerlink solar energy Series provides two options for distributors’ product portfolio: the Micergy MP1 and the…

Angaza and Solarworx Bring Modular Solar Solutions to Africa

May 15, 2020

Angaza is partnering with Solarworx to bring the modular Solego 80/160 solar solutions to homes and businesses in off-and-weak-grid communities across Africa. The partnership makes the Solarworx Solego 80/160 compatible with Angaza’s Pay-As-You-Go technology, enabling incremental payment options for reliable…

Angaza’s COVID-19 Resource Index

April 30, 2020

As industries around the world respond to the impact of COVID-19, last-mile distribution businesses may be among those hardest hit by the long term uncertainty of the pandemic.  Angaza is working closely with our customers and partners to learn more about how…

Angaza Launches Nexus for PAYG Manufacturers

April 28, 2020

Interoperable device management platform increases ease and speed-to-market for pay-as-you-go In recent years, the off-grid energy industry has seen tremendous growth in both the number and diversity of life-changing products being sold. Today, consumers have the ability to purchase products ranging from a single solar lantern…

A message from Angaza CEO, Lesley Marincola

April 17, 2020

On behalf of the Angaza team, I want to let our customers, partners and friends in the industry know that you are on our minds as we wish for safety and good health for you, your employees, and your loved ones. As we…