Sahelia Solar is a project developer and integrator of solar energy solutions in Burkina Faso. The company has been operating in Burkina Faso for 10 years. The company aims to provide increased access to clean electricity and unlock the benefits of solar-based electricity and solutions for urban and rural populations. Sahelia Solar has extensive project development experience in Burkina Faso, delivering grid-connected and off-grid systems.

The company has assembled a highly effective team with engineering, financing and operations management expertise. We create value for our customers by reducing their cost of electricity as well as for our communities by reducing the impact of fossil fuel production on the environment. Sahelia Solar was awarded the SAG-SEED Award by the UNEP in 2016 for its work in the off-grid sector in Burkina Faso. The company operates in accordance with the requirements of the ISO9001 quality management framework.

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Type of organisation

  • Corporate Firm
  • Development & EPC & OM Contractor
  • Renewable Energy Solution Provider
  • Small or Medium Enterprise

Rural electrification expertise

  • (D)ESCO
  • Capacity Building
  • Engineering
  • Finance & Investment
  • Operation & Maintenance
  • Project Developer
  • Service Provider
  • Supply & Construction
  • Women Empowerment

Off-grid system used

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

RE-technology used

  • Inverters / Power Components
  • Solar PV

Based in

Burkina Faso