Solektra International’s CEO Samba Bathily will chair the jury of the 2016 Africa Energy Generation Prize

This initiative enables Solektra International to support the development of the next generation of low cost energy solutions in Africa  Paris and Bamako, July 18th 2016 – Solektra International’s CEO Samba Bathily has just been named chairman of the jury of the first edition of the Africa Energy Generation Prize, launched in June 2016 by the…

The main initiative of Solektra International, Akon Lighting Africa, honored in a special report broadcasted on France 24

The main initiative of Solektra International, Akon Lighting Africa, has caught the attention of France 24, which devoted part of the latest edition of Down to Earth. Akon and Samba Bathily, respectively chairman and CEO of Solektra, take the floor to explain their approach and what virtuous circle can be set up once  energy is…

Solektra Co-founders Akon, Thione Niang and Samba Bathily introduce their mini grid project in latest issue of Invest in Africa

Solektra Co-founders Akon, Thione Niang and Samba Bathily introduce their mini grid project in latest issue of Invest in Africa http://www.investinafrica.media/ With the growing perception that renewable energy is the most cost-effective solution to Africa’s energy crisis, now is the time to accelerate our investments in programmes that can be scaled or replicated to maximise…