Emerging Cooking Solutions Ending deforestation

We are pioneering the use of pelletized renewable biomass-residues for use as cooking fuel, and address energy poverty in a number of ways. We sell “Home Energy Systems”, where cleanburning stove, powered by pellets, together with Solar Home Systems lower the energy costs for our customers by 50%.

Fundraising

This venture has not initiated a round of financing on this platform. If they choose to, the summary of the fundraising round will appear to registered investors here.

Idea

We have an elevator pitch. We want you to sign an NDA before we share our business plan. We are already working in <abbr title="Base of the Pyramid">BoP</abbr> markets and want to improve our current offering.
We have an elevator pitch. We want you to sign an NDA before we share our business plan. We are already working in BoP markets and want to improve our current offering.

We produce pellets from local biomass residues, and sell a combination of fuel, stove and solar home systems, addressing the basic energy needs for all of our customers, while lowering their total energy expenditure with up to 50%. We have signifant turnover and now only look to scale.

Team

Our founder has the business savvy and persistence to turn ideas into a company. We have a business network and can get introduced to the right people. We can build the product. Given the time and money, we can deliver on our promises.
Our founder has the business savvy and persistence to turn ideas into a company. We have a business network and can get introduced to the right people. We can build the product. Given the time and money, we can deliver on our promises.

Go to www.supamoto.co.zm or www.emerging.se to read about our strong team.


Product

We have a working product or service. The product is built with open hardware and/or software, so there is no proprietary third-party IP.
We have a working product or service. The product is built with open hardware and/or software, so there is no proprietary third-party IP.

We have developed several stoves but have after long considerations decided NOT to protect the IP. The reason being that IP-value is severely overrated in our field and we have yet to see how IP can attract investors. Our funding has come regardless. It's just a fact.

Revenue

We have a cash-flow prognosis. We already have revenue from paying customers.
We have a cash-flow prognosis. We already have revenue from paying customers.

We sell Home Energy Systems on a pay-as-you-go schedule, enabled by partnership with Angaza and Kiva.


Inclusiveness

We involve low-income groups as consumers. We involve low-income groups as producers. We involve low-income groups as distributors. We involve low-income groups as employees.

Our work is done in Zambia, with Zambians, for Zambia, and can be duplicated and replicated anywhere were there is biomass-residues and where deforestation is a problem.

We involve low-income groups as consumers. We involve low-income groups as producers. We involve low-income groups as distributors. We involve low-income groups as employees.

We are already creating significant impact. Our offer is lowering CO2 emissions with appr. 4 tons per household and year and saving up to 10 tons of trees per household and year. We lower energy costs for our customers by up to 50%.

  1. Idea and Stage

  2. Team and Organization

  3. Market and Marketing

  4. Finance

  5. Impact

  6. Investment

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