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Total loan: $225

Gorgeous Group

Moshoeshoe 2, Maseru, Maseru, Lesotho / Personal Use

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A loan helped to purchase the ACE 1 energy system in order to have access to solar power for lighting, charging and cooking in a way that is safer, cleaner and saves money.

Gorgeous Group's story

Sebina is a 48-year-old woman who lives in a multi-bedroom house with 7 other family members, including 1 child.

Sebina works as a civil servant but struggles with multiple fuels. She spends the most amount of her energy expenses on gas and electricity, which costs up to 490 LSL per month. She also spends as much as 1 hour per day, gathering fuel and fulfilling other energy needs like phone charging. The region this borrower lives in is very beautiful and she is glad that she will contribute to reduced local air pollution.

Sebina and the other members of the group in this village each bought the ACE 1 cookstove to help them save the money they spend every month on fuel and also help them access solar electricity for charging their mobile devices any time for free. The ACE 1 clean cookstove is biomass and solar powered.

For more information on the ACE1 cookstove, please visit and on Facebook @African Clean Energy.