Welcome To Panna Rural Development Foundation

The Panna Rural Development Foundation (PRDF), a Social enterprise established in 2010 provides sustainable energy and service to the rural households and business . It was conceived in an effort to dispel three myths associated with sustainable technology and the rural sector as a target customer base:

  1. Poor people cannot afford sustainable technologies
  2. Poor people cannot maintain sustainable technologies
  3. Social ventures cannot be run as commercial entities

PRDF’s aims to empower its customer by providing a complete package of product, service and consumer financing through micro –credit & cash purchase.

PRDF’s key features:

  1. Creating products based on end user needs: going beyond just being a technology supplier but customizing our products based on individual needs
  2. Installation and after –sales service: dedicating regional service centers to ensure prompt maintenance and service. 
  3. Standardized financing packages creating channels for end users to afford system

Our team is uniquely qualified to operate to provide sustainable technologies and energy services to rural area in Bangladesh

Our management has over 34 years of grassroots experience in the field of battery technology. The team has proven the fact there are strong linkages between poverty alleviation, sustainable energy, social business and micro-finance linkages that are not easily proven to be commercially.

  1. Year of Establishment : February 10, 2010
  2. Total no. of Employee :  774 (Up to 11.12.14)
  3. Total no. of Branch : 174 ( Up to 11.12.14 & Continue update )
  4. Date of Membership of IDCOL : SPO- February 10, 2013 & PO- January 20, 2014
  5. Yearly Turn over : 18,88,89,213/- (Up to July 31, 2013 to June 30, 2014)