A loan helped to finance clean energy products to thousands of households in South Africa.

Kukhanya Energy Services's story

Kukhanya Energy Services (KES) is a South African solar enterprise founded in 2002. KES has established and maintained a reputable name in the rural household electrification market, and has a very well embedded footprint in both the Eastern Cape as week as Kwa-Zulu Natal provinces. KES is also actively involved in socio-economic activities in its areas of operation. These include job creation, skills development, and customer education on the benefits of clean and cost-effective energy usage.
KES is aware of the energy demand in South Africa, and attuned to the needs of the market. The scope for business expansion through solar PayGo products remains vast, while the affordability of households needs to be carefully considered. To date, KES has provided clean, renewable energy to over than 50,000 households.

This loan is special because:

It catalyzes access to affordable solar-powered products for lower-income households across Africa and Asia.

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