Embark Energy

Embark is a leading social enterprise working at the intersection of clean energy, enterprise development and local entrepreneurship in Africa. They are using an innovative approach that offers high quality business training, mentoring and links to finance to motivated individuals in developing countries so that they can create clean energy businesses and be successful entrepreneurs. Embark is an alternative to traditional development approaches because it is advancing education with a more practical, hands-on curricula delivered using cutting edge tools, real-world examples, and entrepreneur instructors as compared to what is offered in formal school settings and traditional training programs. They have released the beta version of their new online learning program and business planning tool for aspiring entrepreneurs, called My Business Plan, and a tablet-based app will be released soon.



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They provide a world-class education, one-on-one coaching, and links to finance for aspiring energy entrepreneurs in a seamless fashion.

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