HOW CLIMATE INVESTORS CAN ACCELERATE ENERGY ACCESS IN AFRICA

New research – conducted by Catalyst Off-Grid Advisors with support from Shell Foundation and Rockefeller Foundation – that highlights a $200bn market opportunity for climate-first investors to achieve universal access to energy in Africa and avoid 626 million tonnes CO2e by 2030.

Man carrying solar kit through African village

Tackling global development challenges with business solutions

Shell Foundation supports pioneering social enterprises to alleviate poverty by improving access to energy and transport for low-income communities in Africa and Asia.

Focus Areas

Shell Foundation’s partners address two major global development challenges to create routes out of poverty: access to energy and access to affordable transport.

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