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Introducing Ghana’s Only Strawberry Farmer (we think!) and how PEG Ghana’s solar water pump solution helped him to this groundbreaking achievement!

Meet Mr John Mensah... John is a local farmer living in a remote and off-grid area in the Ashanti region of Ghana who had a dream of growing strawberries on his farm. Crazy? Strawberries in Ghana? As the picture shows this was not a crazy idea and this could just be the beginning of a lucrative new business. John initially…
Sandra Manouan
08/04/2021
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PEG Africa has emerged as the largest provider of financed solar water pumps in West Africa

PEG Africa, a leading distributed energy company, passed US$1 million of sales from hundreds of pump installations in 2020. PEG Africa is a leader in deploying and financing solar products to rural and peri-urban households and SMEs in West Africa. It focuses on providing embedded finance for useful and productive assets, such as solar home systems via its PAYG financing…
Tom Jackson
19/02/2021
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West Africa based PEG Africa enters Mali, accelerates expansion

On the back of a profitable first year in Senegal, PEG Africa leverages successful expansion playbook to move into Mali.  PEG Africa is a leader in deploying and financing solar to households and SMEs in West Africa. Via its PAYG financing model, it enables customers to replace their perpetual spending on poor-quality polluting fuels such as kerosene and diesel with…
Nate Heller
09/11/2019
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PEG Africa finishes first 12 months in Senegal profitable, accesses financing to continue expansion

PEG Africa is a leader in deploying and financing solar to households and SMEs in West Africa. Via its PAYG financing model, it enables customers to replace their perpetual spending on poor-quality polluting fuels such as kerosene and diesel with solar energy. PEG is currently serving over 400,000 daily users in Ghana, Cote d’Ivoire and Senegal, and has recently expanded…
Nate Heller
15/10/2019
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PEG Africa raises $5m from ElectriFI to continue expansion in West Africa

PEG Africa, a West Africa-based pay-as-you-go (PAYG) solar company, has raised US$5 million from ElectriFI to continue rapid growth in existing markets. PEG Africa is a leader in deploying and financing solar to households and SMEs in West Africa. Via its PAYG financing model, it enables customers to replace their perpetual spending on poor-quality polluting fuels such as kerosene and…
Nate Heller
03/09/2019