Kenyan Consumer Guide on Solar for Homes

From Bankelele Fri Jan 4 2013, 17:39:00

Kenya is currently the largest market for solar home systems on the African continent and second largest in the world, after China, by both annual sales as well as total installed base. The Kenyan solar home system (SHS) category is considered the most competitive by far, and due to its history and heritage,one of the most developed, albeit primarily in the informal sector. Today, there are over 350,000 solar home systems across Kenya and the market is still growing at more than 15% a year.

What does this mean for you, the consumer?

Variety of solar options for rural households

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