Energy & Power

Here are some of the most interesting business ideas in Africa’s vast Energy & Power market

Patrick Ngowi – The young entrepreneur who built a multi-million dollar business from solar energy

By |2017-03-01T17:21:53+01:00August 1st, 2013|Energy & Power, Environment & Green, Get Inspired!|

Patrick Ngowi showed the signs of entrepreneurship early in life. From supplying mobile call credit to local vendors in his home country, Tanzania, Patrick became an importer and dealer in cheap mobile phones which he mostly sold to rural people. Noticing that many of his customers had no electricity to charge their phone batteries, Patrick saw [...]

Solar energy is Africa’s next big thing! How entrepreneurs can exploit this lucrative but untapped opportunity

By |2017-09-18T10:39:39+01:00August 1st, 2013|Business ideas, Energy & Power, Environment & Green|

Do you know how huge the potential for the solar energy business in Africa really is? This article will open your eyes to the amazing realities Electricity supply in Africa is in a very sorry state. Millions of Africans now have mobile phones with no electricity to charge batteries. In many countries on the continent, [...]