SIMA Angaza Distributor Finance Fund: Why We Invested in Mwezi

The SIMA Angaza Distributor Finance Fund (DFF) is a data-driven investment fund providing much-needed access to debt capital for last-mile distributors. DFF invests in companies distributing life-changing products in emerging markets, addressing one of the biggest barriers to their growth: lack of financing. What do egg incubators and mills have in common? Covid-19 has set back many off-grid solar […]

Angaza Partners With d.light, Off-Grid Solar Leader

Angaza is thrilled to announce our partnership with d.light, the industry-leading provider of reliable, affordable, and accessible distributed clean energy lighting and power system solutions for households and small businesses.  “We are excited to align forces with d.light and their groundbreaking reputation for transforming lives around the globe with high-quality and accessible energy solutions,” said […]

Off-Grid Solar – A Power Tool For Change

A short film from GOGLA covering pioneers of the off-grid solar industry, including Angaza.

SIMA Angaza Distributor Finance Fund: Why We Invested in Deevabits Green Energy

The SIMA Angaza Distributor Finance Fund (DFF) is a data-driven investment fund providing much-needed access to debt capital for last-mile distributors. DFF invests in companies distributing life-changing products in emerging markets, addressing one of the biggest barriers to their growth: lack of financing. Betting on Rabbits and Solar Meet David Wanjau, a Kenyan rabbit farmer […]

Scaling Off-Grid Solar Businesses by Leveraging Data Insights

To support the growth of off-grid solar businesses, Angaza leverages data insights in two primary ways: by providing a powerful, data-rich sales platform for distributors, and through the recently launched debt capital fund for distributors. Extracting Valuable Insights on the Angaza Platform  When distributors use the Angaza online platform and mobile app to collect and […]

How Off-Grid Smart Devices Strengthen Last-Mile Distribution

A vital component of implementing a pay-as-you-go distribution business model is after-sales care. However, this model can present a distinct set of challenges. Because it includes an extended distributor-client relationship beyond the initial sale, distributors need to respond to client needs, deploy personnel to collect payments, and troubleshoot device issues.  A lack of data to […]

How Secure Pay-As-You-Go Keycode Systems Operate

This is a continuing series on using keycode systems to deliver pay-as-you-go solar in off-grid energy markets. Why Distributors Use Pay-As-You-Go How Mobile Network Operators Utilize Prepaid Scratch Cards How Secure Pay-As-You-Go Keycode Systems Operate << You’re Here How Pay-As-You-Go Product Activation Works The Design Approach for Developing Keycode Systems In the past two articles of […]

Meet Rosina Norton: Angaza Data Scientist

Angaza’s mission is to create the smart metering and monitoring technology that allows businesses to offer life-changing off grid products, to anyone, anywhere. In service of that mission, we prioritize our customers’ trust by ensuring the security and confidentiality of customer data. The Angaza Data Science team is an integral part of ensuring that data […]

Angaza and Amped Innovation Bring WOWsolar to Off-Grid Consumers

Angaza is partnering with Amped Innovation to bring three solar home lighting systems to rural off-grid communities around the world. The partnership makes the WOWsolar product line (60/100/TV) compatible with Angaza’s Pay-As-You-Go technology, enabling incremental payment options for off-grid consumers. “We are very excited to partner with Amped Innovation because of our aligned missions to bring […]

Off-Grid PAYG Solutions in Limited or No Connectivity Environments

This is part one of a three-part series on building reliable embedded systems. Off-Grid PAYG Solutions in Limited or No Connectivity Environments << You’re here Reducing Risks in Embedded Software with Static Code Analysis Developing PAYG Embedded Software Modules with Unit Testing Angaza creates technologies that allow businesses to offer life-changing products like solar home […]