• School Project in Kakamega Cluster – Kenya

    Vattenfall

    Funding: 176 000 SEK | 352 Solar lamps | 35 Schools

  •         Funded by Vattenfall

  •         Funded by Vattenfall

  •         Funded by Vattenfall

  •         Funded by Vattenfall

Background

Kakamega county is in Western Kenya, on the border to Uganda. The provincial capital, Kakamega Town, is small, but the region has a very high population density, and is second only to Nairobi in terms […]

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Our Solution

GIVEWATTS makes solar charged lamps available to school children and parents at several schools in the area. The parents sign up for a lamp and leave a deposit. They then pay for the lamps in […]

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Solar Lamp Impact

View the project progress by clicking on the timeline:


Project
Scouting
December 2016
Project
Launch
January 2017
6 Months
Follow Up
July 2017
12 Months
Follow Up
January 2017
18 Months
Follow Up
July 2018
24 Months
Follow Up
January 2018
Grades

Grades

Expected impact: Higher grades
by using the solar lamp

Savings

Savings

Expected impact: USD 170
/household/year

Lamps

Distribution

Expected impact: 352 solar charged lamps

People

People reached

Expected impact: 1760
(5 people/household)

Grades

Actual impact to be realized
in the next stage/s

Savings

3 400

total savings (USD)/year for the 20 households reached

Lamps

20

lamps out of 352 are now distributed

People

100

people get access to clean energy
(5 people/household)

Grades

10%

improvement in school grades on average

Savings

24 650

total savings (USD)/year for the 145 households reached

Lamps

145

lamps out of 358 are now distributed

People

725

people get access to clean energy
(5 people/household)

Grades

Pending results.
Project stage not yet reached.

Savings

Pending results.
Project stage not yet reached.

Lamps

Pending results.
Project stage not yet reached.

People

Pending results.
Project stage not yet reached.

Grades

Pending results.
Project stage not yet reached.

Savings

Pending results.
Project stage not yet reached.

Lamps

Pending results.
Project stage not yet reached.

People

Pending results.
Project stage not yet reached.

Grades

Pending results.
Project stage not yet reached.

Savings

Pending results.
Project stage not yet reached.

Lamps

Pending results.
Project stage not yet reached.

People

Pending results.
Project stage not yet reached.

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