Seizing the Solar Energy Revolution in Tanzania

Ajuna Kagaruki in front of her house with the Solar Home System. Image by <a href="ández-01759219/en" target="_blank">Carmen Rosa</a>

A. Kagaruki in front of her house with SHS. Image by Carmen Rosa

When Ajuna Kagaruki and her husband built their new house in Mabwepande, a suburb of Dar es Salaam in Tanzania, it was not an option to wait for the government to connect the area to the national grid. Instead, they decided to take action themselves in order to have electricity for their life with the three children. Today, a 120 kwh Solar Home System (SHS) lights the house, powers a TV and an iron and charges their mobile phones.

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