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Skynotch Energy wins 2015 green pioneer accelerator Kenya award
February 25, 2015
Skynotch Energy was among 11 Kenyan enterprises selected by the Green Pioneer Accelerator to join its 2015 program. The Green Pioneer Accelerator is a comprehensive business accelerator seeking to support early stage enterprises contributing innovative solutions to environmental issues such as climate change, loss of biodiversity and soil degradation.
Skynotch Energy, which runs a mini-hydro power generation plant, and works with small dealers to provide last-mile distribution for clean energy solutions, was selected after a rigorous multi-phase selection process based on the viability of its business model, the strength of its team, and its potential to solve challenges through innovative products and creative solutions. The 16-week accelerator programs are being offered by Impact Amplifier, Growth Africa, VC4Africa and Hivos to help take the selected businesses from ‘market proof’ to ‘ready for investment’. Read More.