Qotto is a French company specialising in the development of solar energy solutions for off-grid areas. Founded in 2016, it aims to solve electricity access issues in rural and remote regions. Qotto offers home solar kits, which include solar panels, energy storage batteries, and electrical appliances. Customers can pay for these kits using a pay-as-you-go mobile payment model. In addition, Qotto provides a remote management platform for tracking and controlling solar installations. Through its solutions, Qotto contributes to the improvement of quality of life, environmental protection, and the promotion of the local economy in off-grid areas. As of 2023, Qotto has already impacted over one hundred thousands of lives in sub-Saharan Africa.

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Type of organisation

  • Small or Medium Enterprise

Rural electrification expertise

  • Product Sales
  • Service Provider

Off-grid system used

  • Stand-alone

RE-technology used

  • Solar PV

Based in



Jean-Baptiste Lenoir