Access to Finance

Access to Finance

The off-grid solar energy industry has emerged in recent years as an important sector bringing access to modern energy products and services to tens of millions of people. Collecting data and relevant, up-to-date resources to give a full picture of the investment climate and capital flows are crucial for the off-grid industry to continue to grow and mature. This Access to Finance hub collects relevant resources for both companies and investors, from sales data to updates about ongoing projects and upcoming relevant events.

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Investment Data

Explore data on investments in the off-grid solar sector from 2012-2020 YTD. See the data

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Lean how to fund your off-grid energy business and present your ideas to potential investors.

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A GOGLA-Lighting Global-CGAP initiative that aims to develop a framework and set of key performance indicators for the PAYGo solar industry. Visit the external website.

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Investment Guide

A snapshot of the off-grid solar industry and the range of investment opportunities available for new investors in the sector. Learn more.

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Global Off-Grid Solar Market Report

Every six months, GOGLA shares the latest figures on the global off-grid solar market. Consult the latest data.

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Knowledge and Resources

Discover resources that help you navigate the off-grid solar market and its opportunities. Find out more.

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