In the next 18 months, Ashipa Electric, a US-based energy company has made plans to supply renewable energy to underserved communities starting from Nigeria.
This was announced by a member of Techstar’s Alabama based EnergyTech Accelerator class of 2020. The company said that it will be leveraging the wide network and business mentorship provided by Techstars to tackle some of the most pressing energy issues, not just in Africa, but across the globe.
Reacting to the announcement, the Founder and CEO, of Ashipa Electric, Olu Ajala reiterated the significant energy gap in Nigeria and in many vulnerable communities across the world.
He also added that he is fully committed to closing the gap in alignment with SDG 7, Sustainable Energy for all.