Bboxx Kit is a plug and play solar kit that can power lights, televisions, radios, and charge mobile phones.

Product description Brand name and product description

Bboxx’s BB17 Kit is a plug and play solar kit that can power lights, televisions, radios, and charge mobile phones. The system has a 17 Ah battery and comes with two USB outlets and four 12V DC outputs. 15-50W solar panels can be connected to the system, as well as 6 lights, television, radio, and phone charging. The system can be connected to the local mobile data network (where available) and send back performance and usage data to an operator. This functionality is tied to Bbox’s Smart Solar platform which is a solution that enables their products to be controlled and monitored remotely.Bboxx is located in London, England with distributors throughout the world. Bboxx spun out of Imperial College and a group named e.quinox.

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)

Countries: Kenya, Rwanda, Australia, Burkina Faso, Colombia, Comoros, Congo, Ethiopia, Fiji, Haiti, Ivory Coast, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Micronesia, Nauru, Nigeria, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Samoa, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, South Sudan, Tanzania, Timor-Leste, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Zambia.

Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

Bboxx and international partners, including: Sustainable Water Systems, Station Energy Burkina, INTI Energias renovables, Green Power Africa, MicamaSoley/SAFICO, CDS Eau et Energie, Ap-Tech Contractors Co. Ltd.

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

$400, with payment plans available in Bboxx’s East African shops.

Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.
SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 7: Affordable and clean energy

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Individuals, households and private sector businesses are the target consumers.

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