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Econet Renewable Energy Systems, The Energy Division Of Global Telecoms Group, Econet Wireless International, Has Said It Will License Its Breakthrough Solar Lighting Solution To Telecommunications Operators Around The World.

The Company Said It Has Received Numerous Enquiries From Operators Worldwide Who Want To Use The Patented Technology To Offer Lighting To Low-Income Customers.

Econet Renewable Energy System’s Home Power Station Was Launched At The Durban Climate Conference In December 2011. The Solar Power Unit Is Available Only Through A Cell Phone Network, As It Charges For Lighting Using A Software Application At The Network Switching System.

Econet Renewable Energy Systems CEO, Luc Tanoh, Said, ‘In Markets Where Econet Does Not Operate A Network, We Are Licensing Other Operators To Offer The Service Using Our Solution’.

Mr Tanoh Said Enquiries Had Come From Operators As Far Afield As India And The Caribbean.

Luc Tanoh

Econet Renewable Energy Systems in the news:

developing_telecoms1 Developing Telecoms Econet Solar Lighting Up African Homes In 2014 15/11/2013
gadget2 Gadget Home Power Stations Come To Africa 13/11/2013
techzim_logo_200x823 Tech Zim Econet’s Home Power Station Now In 2,000 Homes Across Zimbabwe #AfricaCom 13/11/2013
ITNewsAfrica_logo4 IT News Africa Solar Energy To Power African Homes 13/11/2013
itweb5 IT Web Africa AfricaCom: Econet Solar Targets 125,000 Africanhouseholds 13/11/2013
logo6 Techcentral Econet To Launch Prepaid Home ‘Power Station’ 16/03/2012
Untitled-37 Times Live ’Solar Power Goes Rural 08/12/2011
forbes_logo_main8 Forbes ’Zimbabwe’s Richest Man Ventures Into Solar Energy 05/12/2011
green9 Huffington Post ’Frequent Flier Miles At The Base Of The Pyramid 06/12/2011
eon_website10 EON ’Econet Solar Launches The Home Power Station 02/12/2011
gigaom11 Gigaom ’Today In Green IT: Waiting For The Electric Car Market 06/12/2011
agnews12 AG News ’Burundi: Econet Solar Va Produire De L’ectricite 06/12/2011
logo014 SolarBe ’Econet Solar, Build Resident Power Plant 06/12/2011
logo_2c15 Vwd Group ’Econet Brings Home To Solar Power Plant On The Market 02/12/2011
innes16 Your Industry News ’Econet Solar Launches The Home Power Station 05/12/2011
logofrost17 Frost & Sullivan ’Frost & Sullivan Lauds Econet Wireless 05/12/2011

Luc Tanoh, Chief Executive Officer, Econet Renewable Energy Systems, talks to about a business model operators can adopt, which uses solar energy to charge mobile devices to keep users connected and also improve their quality of life.

CEO at Econet Renewable Energy Systems, Luc Tanoh, highlights the potentials of Wind For Prosperity during the New York Launch.
Econet Renewable Energy Systems is a manufacturer and distributor of solar products for the global market – particularly in developing countries

Following A Successful Rural-Based Pilot In The Valley Of A Thousand Hills (Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa), Econet Wireless International Launches Its Patented Home Power Station At The 2011 COP17 World Summit In Durban.

Econet Wireless International CEO, Mr Strive Masiyiwa, Is Interviewed On His Philanthropic Work. (Over The Years Mr Masiyiwa Has Served On Myriad International Boards And Been Involved In Many Initiatives That Promote African Entrepreneurship And Social Development.)

Strive Masiyiwa, Founder of Econet Wireless & Econet Solar, talks about Africa’s Energy challenges and launches Econet Renewable Energy Systems’s Home Power Station.

CNN’s Market Place Africa Looks At How Global Climate Change Initiatives Could Be Affected By The Financial Crisis.
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