e.Gen signed the contract for its latest renewables market project at GIZ (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale), Dhaka Office, on October 30, 2014, titled, “Value Chain Analysis for Market Development and Dissemination of PicoPV (Solar Lantern)”. The project is being funded by GIZ, under the collaborative umbrella of GIZ and IFC, titled Lighting Bangladesh, a part of the Lighting Global Initiative. This is e.Gen’s first project with GIZ.
The project is set to kick-off Sunday, November 9, 2014. The findings and recommendations emanating from the study will provide insights for the development of a comprehensive market entry strategy for manufacturers, distributors and retailers of off-grid lighting products and solutions, seeking to serve the Bangladesh market.