Is sub-Saharan Africa ready for the electric vehicle revolution?

Electric cars charging from solar photovoltaic panels in Nairobi, Kenya

Katie Hill

Advisor, Omidyar Network

Rose Mutiso

Research Director, Energy for Growth Hub

Rebekah Shirley

Director of Research, Power for All


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Francis Romano with his company’s Nissan Leaf in Nairobi, Kenya
Annual global electric vehicle sales, by market Image: Bloomberg New Energy Finance

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