Mr. Bat-Erdene is 33 years old, a married guy, he lives with his family in the outer ger district of the city, which lacks basic infrastructure.
He is specialized in the electric sector and he operates own business. He sells electric stoves by subscription and from the beginning of this winter his business became very popular. This is why he needs more electric stoves. He is very glad and proud of his business because electric stoves alleviated air pollution.
He hopes that every family will have this electric stove, so they don't use coal during the winter.
Transcapital is one of the leading non-bank financial institutions (NBFI) in Mongolia. Through 12 branches, it serves mainly urban and semi-urban microfinance clients, including a growing number of migrants in the capital city of Ulaanbaatar. Of its clients, almost 68% are women and 60% live in ger districts, settlements made up of houses and traditional Mongolian felt tents that lack basic infrastructure.