Tag: PAYGo

How the PAYGo solar sector can prepare for the coronavirus and keep the lights on

Co-authored with Dan Waldron   Many parts of the world are currently locking down in an intense effort to...

BFA Global’s COVID-19 response

  BFA Global’s team of fintech, data, and development experts is spread all over the world, making them uniquely...

How financial institutions can deliver payment flexibility using lessons from PAYGo solar

Technology-enabled pay-as-you-go (PAYGo) has unlocked millions of loans in the off-grid solar sector, and the model is already being...

How to design PAYGo operational models to improve repayment

There has been a lot of work exploring why some pay-as-you-go (PAYGo) solar customers stop paying after they are...

The power of flexibility: How innovative payment models can expand access to energy services

In the past eight years, over 10 million people in emerging economies have acquired modern energy for the first...

The Best of Both Worlds: Decoupling Financing from Distribution through FSP-Led PAYGo

    In just eight years over three million PAYGo solar systems have been sold, and over $1B has...

The Potential of PAYGo for Achieving Water and Sanitation for All (SDG 6)

To “ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all (SDG 6),” water service providers need to...

Artificial Intelligence: Practical Superpowers

With knowledge comes power. Artificial intelligence (AI) is a powerful way to harness data into knowledge and into action....

Machine Learning in PAYGo: What You Need to Know Before You Jump In

  Last summer, we published a post that described how ZOLA Electric uses Machine Learning (ML) to predict which...

Prosper: A Product Innovation to Link PAYGo Customers to MFIs

  BrightLife, FINCA Uganda, and FIBR are innovating to develop solutions that bridge the gap between microfinance and pay-as-you-go...