Tag: solar

Keeping the Lights On: How PAYGo Solar Can Offer Customer Relief During COVID-19
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Keeping the Lights On: How PAYGo Solar Can Offer Customer Relief During COVID-19

Originally posted on the NextBillion Website, May 1, 2020  Off-grid solar delivers essential energy services for millions of people,...

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

Many parts of the world are currently locking down in an intense effort to contain COVID-19 before it takes...

By Jacob Winiecki
How financial institutions can deliver payment flexibility using lessons from PAYGo solar
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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...

By Jacob Winiecki
Rethinking Agents to Scale PAYGo Businesses
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Rethinking Agents to Scale PAYGo Businesses

How to Leverage Agents for Critical Customer Relationship Management     Field agents have been critical to expanding digital...

By Jacob Winiecki
Why MFIs will (Finally) Crack the Solar Market
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Why MFIs will (Finally) Crack the Solar Market

  We have long hoped that microfinance would hold the key to unlocking access to energy for low-income households....

By Daniel Waldron
Escaping Darkness: Understanding the Consumer Value in PAYGo Solar
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Escaping Darkness: Understanding the Consumer Value in PAYGo Solar

This second report by CGAP and FIBR seeks to understand the value that customers derived from PAYGo solar and...

By BFA GLOBAL
LENDABLE: Case Study of a Marketplace Lending Platform in East Africa
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LENDABLE: Case Study of a Marketplace Lending Platform in East Africa

In this case study, we examine an alternative marketplace lending platform that connects impact and institutional debt investors with...

By FIBR