Funded Projects

Dala Energi

Lamps 100 lamps
People 500 people
Grades Higher grades
Health Better health
 -  GIVEWATTS makes solar charged lamps available to school children and thier families in the off-grid areas of Kisumu, the third largest city in Kenya. The project was funded by the swedish energy company "Dala Energi" and was launched in May 2014.... Continue reading

Vattenfall Eldistribution AB (Homa Bay Project)

Lamps 375 lamps
People 1875 people
Grades Higher grades
Health Better health
 -  Homa Bay County is located in the Nyanza Province in the Western part of Kenya. Its capital and largest town is Homa Bay. The county has a population of just above a million, and borders Lake Victoria to the West and North. The population is mainly small holder farmers, with a few cows and goats for grazing. This renders them vulnerable to the growth in population, and climate change.... Continue reading

Fastighetssnabben AB

Lamps 200 lamps
People 1000 people
Grades Higher grades
Health Better health
 -  GIVEWATTS makes solar charged lamps available to school children and parents at several schools in the off-grid areas of Homa Bay.  The county has a population of just above a million, and borders Lake Victoria to the West. The project was funded by the swedish construction company "Fastighetssnabben AB", the project was launced in March 2014....... Continue reading

Marshall Foundation

Lamps 1000 lamps
People 5000 people
Grades Higher grades
Health Better health
 -  Narok Town is the last major town when travelling by road from Nairobi to Maasai Mara National Park and Keekorok Lodge. Narok stands as a center for services, business, and finance for the whole region. For decades, Narok's economy was controlled by Asian and non-Maasai communities. It is a semi-arid region where the majority Masaai population are traditionally nomadic pastoralists. The area is off-grid and neither the school nor the homes have electricity. Reliance on the gr... Continue reading

IMD-MBA

Lamps 30 lamps
People 150 people
Grades Higher grades
Health Better health
 -  GIVEWATTS makes solar charged lamps available to school children and parents at several schools in the off-grid areas of Amboseli  in the southern part of Kenya. The project was funded by "IMD-MBA" and launched in March 2014.... Continue reading

E.ON (Homa Bay Project)

Lamps 1075 lamps
People 5375 people
Grades Higher grades
Health Better health
 -  GIVEWATTS makes solar charged lamps available to school children and parents at several schools in the off-grid areas of Homa Bay.  The county has a population of just above a million, and borders Lake Victoria to the West. The project was funded by the swedish energy company "E.ON", the project was launced in July 2014.... Continue reading

Bona Officia (Narok Project)

Lamps 150 lamps
People 750 people
Grades Higher grades
Health Better health
 -  GIVEWATTS makes solar charged lamps available to school children and parents at several schools in the Narok cluster. The area is off-grid and neither the school nor the homes have electricity. The project was launched in September 2012, funded by "Bona Officia"... Continue reading

Mot lysere tider med Fortum Markets AS

Lamps 500 lamps
People 2500 people
Grades Higher grades
Health Better health
 -  GIVEWATTS makes solar charged lamps available to school children and parents at several schools in the area. Taita Taveta is rated among the poorest counties in Kenya with a poverty rate of about 57% (living on less than $1.25 per day).  In the few places where there are electricity transmission poles running there are not enough transformers. In combination with a cost of installing electricity equaling a year’s income, this prohibits the households from connecting.... Continue reading

Bona Officia (Amboseli Project)

Lamps 100 lamps
People 500 people
Grades Higher grades
Health Better health
 -  GIVEWATTS makes solar charged lamps available to school children and parents at several schools in the off-grid areas of Amboseli  in the southern part of Kenya. The project was funded by "Bona Officia" and launched in March 2014....... Continue reading

Gas De France – Suez

Lamps 610 lamps
People 3050 people
Grades Higher grades
Health Better health
 -  Amboseli is located in Kajiado county southern  part of Kenya. It is bordered by Tanzania to the southwest.  It is commonly known for the park,(Amboseli National Park). The landscape of Kajiado county consists of plains plus some volcanic hills and valleys. The region is very dry with no continually flowing rivers and is officially designated as semi-arid. There are two wet seasons, the ‘short rains’ between October and December and the ‘long rains’ between March an... Continue reading