‘Open for Business?’
14 Feb 2019
‘It’s expensive to do business in Ethiopia’. Isn’t it? One may assume so. We beg to differ. Green Scene Energy’s journey to provide affordable solar home systems has, we’ll be honest, encountered challenge after patience-testing challenge. At times, one step forward has felt like two steps back. However, since registering in 2016, we have not let flag our persistence or our optimism. During this time we have honed in on some useful philosophies for doing business in this country.
Midwifery by Mobile Phone Torch — Why I’m Determined to Solar-Power Rural Ethiopia
26 Feb 2018
Ethiopia exhibits the prerequisites for an almost completely renewable energy supply, in large part due to its superb hydrological and solar-power resources. In spite of this potential, however, more than 80% of Ethiopia’s population have no access to electricity, particularly for the 80+ million people (out of Ethiopia’s total of 105 million) who live in rural areas.