Energy

Quest

for profit

Majority of rural communities in Uganda do not have access to electricity, and thus use inefficient and unclean stoves. Our solution is a triad of sustainable energy solutions in the form of smart stoves, fuels and lights.

SoLight

for profit

SoLight provides the first steps for Ugandans climbing the energy ladder. We leverage existing shopkeepers to offer affordable solar programs that make switching from kerosene to solar easy for everyone.

Vandebron

for profit

Vandebron created an Airbnb-style site for electricity, cutting utilities out of the transaction entirely. Through our website, we arrange for consumers to buy electricity directly from independent producers, such as farmers with wind turbines in their fields.

Ambercycle

for profit

Ambercycle makes microbes that can eat plastic. Our microbes produce chemicals when fed plastic. These chemicals are the raw materials for polyesters. By starting with waste plastic instead of oil, we can make cheaper raw materials for polyester manufacturing that are 100% renewably sourced.

Deaftronics (Pty) Ltd

for profit

A major problem in developing countries is not only the cost of hearing aids for hearing impaired people but also the operating costs in the form of hearing aid batteries.The solar powered hearing aid circumvents these challenges by charging batteries through the free power of the sun

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