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Impact

Our approach has provided access to 18 million people

  • 8,100 businesses supported
  • 15,400 jobs created
  • 13.4 million tonnes of CO2 avoided
  • $160 million raised to support businesses

Energy access is not an end in itself. It has a profound impact on people’s quality of life. Sustainable energy is vital for daily tasks such as cooking, homework, cooling and heating, and its benefits extend to all areas of society: health, agriculture and food production, commercial activities, education, women economic empowerment and the welfare of displaced and poor people.