March 15, 2019 – ADS’ solar subsidiary Solektra joins the Global Alliance for Smart Cities and Villages in Africa

Mar 15, 2019 | Press release

A subsidiary of the ADS group specializing in deploying innovative solar solutions on the African continent, Solektra International has officially become one of the founding members of the Global Alliance for Smart Cities and Villages in Africa (GASCA) on the occasion of One Planet Summit Africa hosted in Nairobi on March 14, 2019. This strategic project aims to propose new technologies combining renewable solar energy and digital connectivity to offer a range of services fostering economic development in African cities and rural areas. The other founding members of the Alliance, also present in Nairobi for the signature, are the 20 regions of action for Climate (R20), Groupe Société générale, Group JCDecaux which is specializing in the management of advertising spaces and urban furniture,  Signify Group specializing in solar lighting products, the AfroChampions Initiative and the Leonardo DiCaprio foundation.