• Only 38% of Sub-Saharan Africans have access to power
  • There is a need for renewable energy to feed education and economic growth
  • Hydro power has decreased in reliability due to increasing drought
  • Electricity demand in Sub-Saharan Africa is increasing by more than 10% annually
  • People and businesses need more reliable and cost-effective electricity
  • That’s where AEDC comes in..


AEDC’s mission is to improve the lives of Africans in the following ways:

  • Create meaningful impact and reducing greenhouse gas emissions
  • Help Africans achieve economic growth and prosperity by providing affordable renewable energy solutions
  • Improve air quality by reducing the need for fossil fuels
  • Improve power quality and reliability for African people, companies and institutions
  • Promote a high standard of living by providing economic opportunities to African people and communities.


Who is AEDC?

AEDC develops, builds and operates solar PV projects in East Africa.

  • Our team has many years of experience including development of over 1,250 MW of now operating wind and solar projects in North America.
  • AEDC completed development and financing of the Malindi Solar project, East Africa’s first large solar project.  This is a 52 MWp solar PV project (total investment of USD $69M) set on 450 acres west of Malindi, Kenya.
  • AEDC has additional large sites in development in Kenya.
  • AEDC helps commercial and industrial customers in Kenya by offering a cheaper and more reliable source of power and allowing customers to better manage and control their biggest business expense
  • We can offer you different options to best suit your business or operation, including solar, storage and geothermal electricity


Is Solar Right For Your Community or Organization?

  • Commercial electricity customers in Kenya today are faced with increasing costs for a less attractive product
  • Electricity supply is not as reliable as customers need or as clean as customers want
  • Customers are paying escalating fuel costs for diesel and thermal power when cheaper and better quality green power is available
  • The price of grid-electricity is expected to continue to increase over time
  • In remote areas, electricity supply may not be available from the grid
  • ... or communities are not able to connect to the grid for a reasonable cost

What other options are there?

Solar! Storage and renewable energy technologies!

Why Choose Solar?

  • Reduced Cost of electricity
  • Predictable Cost
  • Easy and Flexible
  • Unlimited and Reliable
  • Renewable Energy
  • Customers appreciate business that are reducing air pollution and the impact of climate change

What AEDC Can Offer Customers:

  • Technical and financial assessment to determine what best suits your energy needs – technology and size/configuration
  • We review all technology options including solar, wind, geothermal and battery storage
  • Cost-effective solutions that is lower than the price you are currently paying to the utility or for generator use
  • Pricing will be much cheaper in the long term
  • Improve reliability and quality of power you receive
  • Implement battery storage to offset diesel generation costs

AEDC Financing Options:

  • Customers can purchase equipment and AEDC will complete engineering, procurement and installation; or
  • AEDC can offer equipment financing on 5 yr., 10 yr., 15 yr. or 20 yr. lease-to-own basis
  • AEDC provides regular service and maintenance during lease term and offers continued service afterward
  • Customer owns equipment at the end of financing term
  • Equipment expected to operate for 20 years or longer

Please contact us for more information or to schedule an information session with one of our representatives.


We're looking forward to hearing from you!