Energise Africa is a UK crowd-lending platform, raising finance for DRE and other climate tech companies in sub-Saharan Africa, South and Southeast Asia. We offer a tranche-based credit facility of £750k up to £5m, which can be drawn down in tranches of £150k - £1m by raising monthly "campaigns" on the Energise Africa platform. Bonds issued on the platform are liner amortising, with tenors of 6-48 months available.   

Over the past five years, we have raised over £33m from our crowd of 4,500+ everyday investors in the UK. 

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Type of organisation

  • Crowdfunding

Rural electrification expertise

  • Finance & Investment

Off-grid system used

  • Grid-connected
  • Micro/Mini-grid
  • Stand-alone

RE-technology used

  • Battery / Energy Storage
  • Hydro
  • Inverters / Power Components
  • Solar PV

Based in

United Kingdom


Isona Shibata
Programme Manager