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26 Most Innovative Nairobi Area Based Energy Companies & Startups

This article showcases our top picks for the best Nairobi Area based Energy companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Energy industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Nairobi Area Energy Startups

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.

M-KOPA

M-KOPA

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To make life-changing energy solutions affordable to low income customers.

SunFunder

SunFunder

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SunFunder is a leading fund manager and intermediary for solar energy investments in Sub-Saharan Africa

SunFunder

Solarise Africa

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Solarise Africa is a pan African energy leasing company

SunFunder

Powergen Renewable Energy

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PowerGen is building the grid of the future in Africa with smart, clean solar mini-grids

SunFunder

Pawame

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A UAE based off-grid solar start-up.

SunFunder

Futurepump

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Futurepump develops solar-powered irrigation technologies to help the 500 million one-acre farmers around the world.

SunFunder

Associated Battery Manufacturers East Africa

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Associated Battery Manufacturers East Africa is a largest battery and solar-power manufacturer.

SunFunder

Xenom Energy

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Xenom Energy is a transformative start-up building a cutting-edge marketplace for easy access to petroleum products in Africa.

SunFunder

responsAbility Renewable Energy Holding

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responsAbility Renewable is looking to invest in and co-develop small to medium-sized renewable energy projects in Sub-Saharan Africa.

SunFunder

Safi Power

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Safi Power is a consultancy that porvides taliored engery solutions for businesses to reduce energy consumption and costs.

SunFunder

KenGen

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KenGen is the leading electric power generation company in Kenya, producing about 80 percent of electricity consumed in the country.

SunFunder

GreenChar

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GreenChar is a sustainable energy firm converting sugarcane waste into clean and affordable energy for industrial use in Kenya.

SunFunder

Kenya Power

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Kenya Power transmits, distributes, and retails purchased electricity in Kenya.

SunFunder

Dalbit International

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Petroleum Products, Oil, Gas, Energy Solutions.

SunFunder

Kipeto Energy Limited Company

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Kipeto Energy Limited Company (KEL) is responsible for the overall financing, construction and operation of the Kipeto Wind Power Project.

SunFunder

Plexus Energy Limited

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Plexus Energy Limited is a Kenyan clean technology startup that offers energy solutions.

SunFunder

Gapco

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Gapco is a company registered in Mauritius islands, which has subsidiaries in Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, and Zanzibar.

SunFunder

WindGen Power Products

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WindGen Power develops and manufactures small wind turbines for the East African off-grid energy market.

SunFunder

Kenya Climate Innovation Center

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Kenya CIC provides holistic, country-driven support to accelerate the development, deployment and transfer of locally relevant climate.

SunFunder

Deevabits Green Energy

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Deevabits Green Energy is a social enterprise company that distributes green energy technologies to the rural communities.

SunFunder

Afrisol Energy

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Afrisol Energy Ltd, a social enterprise.

SunFunder

Illumina Africa Limited

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Solar PV and Solar Water Heating, Agri- tech, Insulation

SunFunder

Flex Energy

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Affordable pay as you go off-grid solar energy in Kenya. Our products include solar lanterns, home solar systems and cookstoves

SunFunder

Strauss Energy

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Building Integrated PhotoVoltaic Roofing Tile

SunFunder

Global Supply Solutions

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Global Supply Solutions is goods supplier offering green solutions to our industrial clients for their commercial energy needs.

SunFunder

Eco Makaa

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Eco Makaa provides renewable energy solutions by using charcoal and biomass products to minimize pollution and protect nature.

Written by Mark Smith

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