At Factor[e] Ventures, we know that connecting high-power appliances to small, islanded minigrids or stand-alone systems can be a challenge. We know because we spent a good part of 2018 investigating income-generating appliances (IGAs) commonly found in rural SSA.

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The workbook aims to assist developers of Solar PV based mini-grids (the “Mini Grid Developer”) and owners of the productive use enterprise such as aquaculture companies, CBOs, entrepreneurs or mini-grid developers (the “Ice Making Facility owner”) in determining the financial feasibility of ice-making for fish preservation as a productive use activity

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The workbook aims to assist developers of Solar PV based mini-grids (the “Mini Grid Developer”) and owners of the productive use enterprise such as CBOs, rural entrepreneurs or mini-grid developers (the “Mill Owner”) in determining the financial feasibility of milling as a productive use activity

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Clean Energy Mini – Grids are isolated electricity grids powered by renewable or hybrid sources. Given the actual distribution of the unconnected population in Africa, and the cost of extending the central networks to reach remote settlements, the development of Clean Energy Mini-Grids (also called Green Mini Grids) is an important part of the regional and national strategies to achieve universal access to electricity services.

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