INENSUS is a mini-grid expert providing holistic technical, business and policy expertise based on years of experience as mini-grid investor, project developer and operator in West and East Africa. Our clients range from private and public mini-grid project developers, to international development organizations and financiers, to governments in the target countries.

INENSUS is a consulting and engineering firm that covers all aspects related to solar-hybrid mini-grids for rural electrification. The company was created in 2005 and is headquartered in Goslar, Germany. The combination of consulting and engineering expertise makes INENSUS is a unique “one-stop- shop” for mini-grids and decentralized renewable energy systems. Our expertise results from working as mini-grid investor, developer and operator for more than 10 years in Senegal (through our joint venture ENERSA Energie Rurale Sahélienne S.A.) and more than 5 years in Tanzania (through our joint venture JUMEME Rural Power Supply Ltd.).

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Type of organisation

  • Consultancy
  • Renewable Energy Solution Provider
  • Small or Medium Enterprise

Rural electrification expertise

  • Capacity Building
  • Consultancy
  • Engineering
  • Prepaid Metering
  • Project Developer
  • Project Management
  • Service Provider
  • Utility - Energy Sector

Off-grid system used

  • Micro/Mini-grid

RE-technology used

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

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Nico Peterschmidt
Managing Director