d.light S2

d.light design

The d.light S2 is a solar powered, personal-use LED lantern.

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Product description

The d.light S2 is a solar powered, personal-use LED lantern.

Target region(s)

Main market in India with offices and operations in China, United States, and East Africa.

Distributors/implementing organizations
Market suggested retail price
  • Rs 450 + RS 80 for shipping (about $8.28 USD), $15.99 USD for purchases within North America. The goal is to provide lighting solutions under $10. d.light through their `GIVE d.light’ program pledges 10% of their sales proceeds in US, Canada and Europe to donating S2 lanterns to needy school children in the developing world.Generally product sold without subsidies.
Competitive landscape

Very strong solar market: Over a dozen different lamps and lanterns available: d. light’s own S1, S10, S20, S250 and S300.

Competition: Sun King, Tough Stuff, Nuru International, Megabrite, Green light Planet, Great White light, Firefly mobile lamp, Powa Pack S Lighting System and more.

Kerosene lamps and lanterns.

Target user(s)
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