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Coliba launches container-based collection kiosk in Cote D’Ivoire

Frankfurt (Germany) and Abidjan (Cote D’Ivoire), October 2020. GreenTec is very pleased to report that our Cote D’Ivoire-based portfolio company Coliba has deployed their first plastic collection kiosk in Abidjan. The container-based plastic collection point expands on the company’s current model of collection with agents. Coliba applies circular economy principles to the collection and recycling…

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PricePally wins First Prize at the SA Innovation Summit Africa Cup.

Frankfurt (Germany) and Capetown (South Africa). GreenTec is very happy to report that PricePally has been awarded first prize at the 2020 Africa Cup competition at the South Africa Innovation Summit. The Africa Cup is a center-stage competition providing start-ups and early-stage companies in all tech-enabled sectors from around the world the opportunity compete and…

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GreenTec invests in Nigeria’s Powerstove

Frankfurt (Germany) and Abuja (Nigeria), September 2020. GreenTec is very happy to announce out investment in Nigeria-based Powerstove Energy. Powerstove has developed an innovative smokeless stove and fuel system to address problems of high fuel costs and greenhouse gas emission. The solution combines sustainable resource use with tech-driven efficiency innovation into a versatile and affordable…

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WidEnergy receives investment from Shequity

Frankfurt (Germany), Zurich (Switzerland), and Lusaka (Zambia), September 2020. GreenTec Capital is very pleased to announce that Widenergy Africa received an investment from Shequity. Shequity is a newly launched investment vehicle that focuses on providing smart and sustainable investments for African female entrepreneurs and innovators. WidEnergy Africa as a Zambian woman-led business fits Shequity’s investment…

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PricePally releases app updates for Android and iOS

Frankfurt (Germany) and Lagos (Nigeria), September 2020. GreenTec Capital is very happy to report that PricePally has released new mobile app versions of their innovative e-commerce platform. Our Nigeria-based portfolio company was hard at work this year and released new app versions for Android in the Google Play Store and iPhone in the Apple App…

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Amitruck selected for the AMI African Transformative Mobility Accelerator

Frankfurt (Germany) and Nairobi (Kenya), September 2020. GreenTec is very pleased to report that Amitruck has been selected for the Africa Mobility Initiative’s (AMI) Africa Transformative Mobility Accelerator. Our Kenya-based logistics portfolio start-up will join 8 other mobility companies from across Kenya and Uganda in the 2020/2021 cohort. AMI’s vision is to create a vast…

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