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Crowdfunding for world’s first mobile solar power plant in Africa I whatamission.com

Crowdfunding for world’s first mobile solar power plant in Africa

Only about 13% of the population in rural areas in Mali have access to electricity according to the the World Bank (stats from 2009). Changing this is part of the vision of Mobile Solarkraftwerke Afrika. Mobile Solarkraftwerke Afrika wants to provide the village Mourdiah in Mali (Western Africa) with electricity. A crowdfunding campaign on bettervest was launched to make this possible. Investments are possible from €50. More than 80% of the funding goal was already crowdfunded within 3 days. Today, I've got an exlcusive interview with Charlie Njonmou, CEO of Solarkraftwerke Afrika GmbH & Co. KG for you.... Read More...