Posts Tagged ‘clean energy’

First Indian-Made Solar Powered Torch Meets Lighting Global Quality Standards

July 12, 2019,  JAIPUR, RAJASTHAN – Frontier Markets, a company with the mission to provide access to quality clean energy solutions in rural India, has launched a solar powered torch that meets the World Bank Group’s Lighting Global Quality Standards. Lighting Global, a World Bank Group initiative managed jointly by the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and…

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Changing the Paradigm for Energy Finance and Technology for Women — UN HLFP

Timely access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy services unlocks new opportunities that improve livelihoods, enables businesses to grow, helps generate jobs and creates new markets. It can empower women, impact health, extend educational opportunities, and free up time for more productive activities. With smart development, it can help build the resilience of economies…

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Meena – Shining day and night for the goodness of all!

Meena is optimistic and confident and runs her own business via a Kirana Shop. One wouldn’t believe she got married at a very young age, studied only till 6th Standard and is a mother of 4 kids. Being a woman entrepreneur, who successfully runs a shop, Meena is our Solar Saheli as well as Krishi…

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Kamlesh – Empowering Rural Women

“When I got married and came to this house, I was never allowed to leave this house. From day 1 I got married, there was a veil in front of my face, and I used to see the world blurry.” 73% of women between the ages of 15-59 in Rajasthan, India are financially dependent on…

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