Solectric 15

Orb Energy

last updated 5 days ago


Product description

Solar home system for powering lights and charging devices.

Orb Energy is located in Bangalore, India with additional operations in Kenya.


Target region(s)
Distributors/implementing organizations

Orb Energy distributes via direct-run branches. Orb has over 100 branches in 5 states of India (Karnataka, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu). [^1] (http://orbenergy.com/customersupport/customer-support-2i/#Branch%20Network “Orb Energy Branch Network”)

Market suggested retail price

Rs. 5990 to Rs. 7990 (93 USD to 134 USD)
Orb works with partnering banks to offer financing up to 5 years to make product more affordable for customers. [^1] (http://orbenergy.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/Plug%20and%20Play%20System%20and%20Announcement.pdf “Orb Energy Announcement – pdf”)

Competitive landscape

SELCO home lighting systems, Trony, Marathoner, GEF Solar, SELCO Vietnam, One Million Rural Solar Home System Project (Indonesia)

SDG targeted

[Goal #7: Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all](https://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/sdg7 “https://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/sdg7”)

Target user(s)

Customers in [villages without reliable access to electricity.] (http://orbenergy.com/company-2/company/ “http://orbenergy.com/company-2/company/”)

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