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Poverty and pollution reduction through green asset financing

To break the poverty cycle through asset ownership while creating a smart green last mile transport

Financing Low-Carbon Auto Rickshaws

POLLUTION REDUCTION

We provide financial support for drivers to choose less polluting auto rickshaws. We finance low carbon vehicles i.e. electric.

FINANCIAL INCLUSION

We provide fair loans and financial management training for auto rickshaw drivers.

TECHNOLOGY

Through cutting edge technology we are able to reduce risk and give fair interest rates on loans –  allowing auto rickshaw drivers to own assets and  double their profits.

Accomplishments to date:

>2000

Vehicles Financed

>22k

Tonnes Co2 Reduced

>10k

Drivers in savings groups

<1%

Default rate

Awards & Recognition

Climate Finance Lab

TWU has been endorsed by the Climate Finance Lab and it’s partners as one of the top 3 finance instruments for action on climate change

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Climate & Clean Air Awards

TWU was selected as a 2018 Climate & Clean Air Awards finalists for innovative efforts to reduce dangerous air and climate pollutants

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Global Social Benefit Institute

TWU attended the Miller Center’s GSBI In-residence accelerator program

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EU for Talanoa

TWU was selected by the EU as one of the top 4 innovative ideas for meeting Climate Action Goals worldwide

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STAMP Challenge

TWU was selected as a winner of the STAMP Hyderabad challenge for innovative finance of electric vehicles

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ENEA

TWU was selected by ENEA consultancy as one of the top 5 energy access enterprises

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