Startup details


To give 600 million people direct access to electricity to enrich their lives and earn an income.


Series A production Q4 2016.


Sub-Saharan individuals.

Today, customers use flammable and harmful kerosine; buy expensive and disposable batteries; use dangerous, perishable and expensive candles; and rely on inefficient and inferior solar panels. Traveling to charge cell-phones is costly, making it very expensive to be poor. Kerosine is bad for the human health and existing grids are expensive and take time to arrive.

Pawa Technologies is the world’s first mobile individual power ecosystem with its versatile, pocket size solar chargeable power platform and appliances: solar charger, light, radio, and more. The power platform turn people into power producers to gain an income and work their way out of poverty. This is business, not aid.