Biolite Solar Home 620

Biolite

A Solar Home System with a 6.3W solar panel, 4 LED lights and a mobile charging capability.

Product description Brand name and product description

Biolite SolarHome 620 is a pay – as – you – go (PAYGo) Solar Home System that has a 6.3 W solar panel, a 3400mAh rechargeable battery, a wall mounted control box and four LED lights – One motion sensor light, one backlit LED on the control box and two hanging lights. The wall mounted control box has a backlit LED screen, radio, monitors the sun intake, two USB ports for phone charging and has an MP3 player. It is perfect for vans, sheds and as as back-up when there is a power outage.

 

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

East Africa

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

BioLite and they have partnerships with One Acre Fund, Juhudi Kilimo, Africell, Finca, Gogla and the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves.

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.
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: Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all

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

Homes in rural areas

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