Climate Fund Managers, through its Climate Investor Two (CI2) vehicle, has agreed to co-finance and co-develop a portfolio of solar-powered desalination installations, turning brackish groundwater into drinking water.

Under the agreement reached with Solar Water Solutions, CI2 will initially co-finance a piloting phase for these installations and later co-finance the full roll-out of up to 200 units in the Kitui county, Kenya, that will reach up to 400,000 Kenyan citizens. The total fu...