Heya! Scale Up

NewLight Africa (as Heya! in Kenya) distributes a range of energy efficient & renewable energy products, incl. solar PV, cookstoves (primarily ethanol), ethanol fuel. This project will expand the geographical & contextual reach of NLA’s business model innovations. NLA solves two key unmet customer needs in the energy access market: Access to reliable products from a trustworthy brand via last-mile distribution network; and Affordability of products through the asset financing model.


Project code: KEN13057

Project Type: Scale-up to commercial operation

Sector: Solar PV

Location of Implementation: Nairobi, Kenya + Kakamega & Vihiga

Duration (months): 15

Organization: NewLight Africa Limited

Type of Organization: Private Company

Project Office: Heya! 2nd Floor, Megamall, Kakamega

Country of lead applicant: Kenya

Website: https://newlightafrica.com/

Status: Completed