Pollinate Energy India Private Limited

Works for improving living conditions in Indian slums by offering affordable cooking, sanitation and lighting products

  • Started: 2012
  • Bangalore, Karnataka

About

Provides safe, durable, high quality and affordable lifestyle products to the slum dwelling population of India with the mission of making their life Read moresafer and eliminating various costs and health hazards associated with the use of kerosene. Cookware, solar lighting and charging solutions, mobile phones, water filters and solar powered portable fans are the core product offerings. Every new product undergoes extensive tests and trials, based on the criteria of affordability, durability, portability, supplier reliability and servicing availability. Products are made affordable with the help of short term payment plans. Distribution of products takes place with the help of a face to face micro-network of individuals belonging to the marginalized communities, enabling product improvement through direct feedback. The distribution network comprising of local entrepreneurs provides sustainable earning opportunities for the community members by enabling them to set up their own business and earn through a commission based program. Their efforts have served 970 communities and more than 1,20,000 individuals through sale of 27,000 products, savings of INR 195 million, saving of 88,70,000 kg in Carbon-Di-Oxide emissions. and reduction in Kerosene consumption by approximately 36,00,000 liters. The ultimate aim is to raise the quality of life at slums by making it safer and healthier and it is being achieved through sustainable products and empowerment of local entrepreneurs.

Sectors

  • Energy & Environment
  • Water
  • Sanitation

Programs

Registration Details

  • Registration ID
    U74140KA2013FTC069686

Location

Project Location

Headquarters

#1010, 2nd Cross, 13th Main, HAL 2nd Stage

Offices in Cities

Bangalore

Projects in States

West Bengal, Chhattisgarh, Bihar, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Delhi

Other Details

  • Type & Sub Type

    For-profit
    Private Limited Company