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Inauguration of WeLight’s 1st Site for Phase 3

Launching Works on 120 New Mini-Grids in Madagascar

Antananarivo, September 19th, 2023 – Following a successful funding round earlier this year, WeLight today celebrates the inauguration of its very first site of a new phase that includes over 120 planned villages in Madagascar. This opening[…]

WeLight becomes the first B Corp certified company in Madagascar

Following a rigorous review, WeLight has become the first company in Madagascar to achieve the B Corporation (B Corp) certification, an international label for companies that meet the highest standards of environmental and social performance. WeLight Madagascar in now part of a community of 50[…]

CEI Africa Foundation Awards WeLight an RBF Grant to Densify 5 GMGs and Build 9 New GMGs in Rural Mali

Stichting Clean Energy and Energy Inclusion for Africa (CEI Africa) announces its intention to award a results-based financing (RBF) grant for a total of up to USD 1,886,700 to WeLight, a green mini-grid (GMG) developer, for the densification and construction of mini-grids in rural communities[…]

Madagascar: WeLight raises €19 million with EIB, EDFI ElectriFI and Triodos Investment Management to bring clean, affordable and reliable energy to 120 new villages

WeLight Madagascar’s access to energy initiative will receive €19 million in financing from the EIB, Triodos Investment Management and EDFI ElectriFI — the EU-funded Electrification Financing Initiative.

MALI: a CEI grant for electrification via solar mini-grids

The Foundation for Clean Energy and Energy Inclusion in Africa (CEI Africa) has awarded a grant of 1.8 million dollars to WeLight. The aim is to electrify several rural communities in Mali using solar mini-grids.

Mini-grids supported by Universal Energy Facility deliver first electricity connections in Madagascar

The Universal Energy Facility (UEF), a results-based financing facility managed by Sustainable Energy for All (SEforALL), has reached a milestone

MADAGASCAR: WeLight electrifies 35 villages with solar energy

In 3 years, nearly 25,000 people have benefited from this rural electrification project. The project was carried out by the company Welight Madagascar, which relied heavily on solar energy.