Unlocking the potential of scaled energy access.

Shell Foundation enables millions of underserved people to earn a living income with clean energy access in Africa and Asia.

Customer Focus

At Shell Foundation we ground our work in real people, focusing on three core customer groups:

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Lady farmer in Africa in field of crops watering plants

Smallholder Farmers

Subsistence farmers working <5 acres land

Three female e-rickshaw drivers in front of their rickshaws

Urban Transporters

Movers of people and goods aspiring to transition from diesel or petrol to electric vehicles


Urban, peri-urban and rural micro-enterprise owners engaged in the small-scale provision of goods and services.