SolarPower Europe’s new podcast series explores solar success stories in Africa

28 October 2020 | Today, SolarPower Europe is releasing a brand-new series of their ShineOn podcast: Solar Success in Africa.

In this 5-episode series SolarPower Europe explores the stories of different solar companies that have successfully brought solar electricity to Sub-Saharan Africa. In each episode, listeners will learn about the unique opportunities and challenges that exist in the untapped African solar market.

The podcast series, developed in cooperation with GET.invest, will feature contributions from Rupesh Hindocha, CEO of Premier Solar; Dr. Matthew S. Orosz, CEO of OnePower Africa; Arnoud de Vroomen, CEO of SolarWorks!;  Marianne Walpert, co-Founder and co-CEO of Simusolar and Michael Franz, Team Leader at GET.invest.

In the first episode, which you can listen to now, Michael Franz explains how working in emerging markets shapes the way that our team supports solar companies operating in Africa.

You can listen to all previous episodes here. You can also listen, download, and subscribe to the podcast via Spotify or Apple Podcasts.

If you have any questions concerning the podcast, please contact the host, Lukas Clark-Memler: l.clarkmemler@solarpowereurope.org.