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Ghana’s SolarTaxi Secures Funding From Persistent
Ghana’s SolarTaxi Secures Funding From Persistent

Ghanaian e-mobility company SolarTaxi has raised funding from Persistent to scale its offering further. SolarTaxi is Persistent’s fourth investment in the electric vehicle space. Its capital and venture building will support Solar Taxi in unlocking working capital to service significant contracts and orders for its electric vehicles. 

SolarTaxi is an e-mobility company that designs, locally assembles, and distributes electric two-wheel (e-2Ws) and four-wheel (e-4Ws) vehicles for transportation and delivery services. The startup’s electric cars are designed for home charging and the company plans to build and deploy solar charging stations to support usage.