Social Investment Managers and Advisors LLC (SIMA), a new generation of impact investment manager, and Renewvia Energy Corporation, a global solar developer, announced a partnership to electrify rural communities in Kenya underserved by conventional utilities.

The agreement includes a commitment of $1 million from the SIMA Off Grid Solar and Financial Access Senior Debt Fund I to enable Renewvia to expand energy access on the islands of Ringiti and Ndeda, where it currently owns and op...