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Total loan: $250

Nngoae Group

Matlaong, Ha Mosasuping, Butha Buthe, , 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.

Nngoae Group's story

Nts'abeng is a 35-year-old woman who lives in a separate hut without access to electricity, with three other family members including two children. She relies on selling clothes in her small boutique and struggles with insufficient income and having to buy multiple fuels.

She spends the most of her energy expenses on paraffin and gas, which cost up to LSL460 per month. She also spends as much as two hours per day, gathering fuel and fulfilling other energy needs like phone charging.

Nts'abeng 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 cook-stove is biomass and solar powered.

For more information on the ACE1 cook stove please visit and Facebook @African Clean Energy