Total loan: $300

Achievement Group

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Lifelekoaneng, Mafeteng, , Lesotho / Personal Use

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

Achievement Group's story

Makabelo is a 32-year-old woman who lives with four children in a two-bedroom house without access to electricity. Makabelo relies on profits from her grocery shop and struggles with buying multiple fuel and insufficient income. She spends the most amount of her energy expenses on paraffin and gas, which costs up to LSL 192 per month. She also spends as much as two hours per day gathering fuel and fulfilling other energy needs like phone charging.

Makabelo 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 ACE 1 cookstove please visit www.africancleanenergy.com and Facebook @African Clean Energy