Lumos Kit

Nova Lumos, Ltd.

The Lumos Kit is a solar home system with an integrated Pay-As-You-Go functionality.

Product description Brand name and product description

The Lumos Kit is a solar home system with a Pay-As-You-Go functionality developed and manufactured by Nova Lumos, Ltd. The system includes a solar panel, a battery, LED lamps for lightning, and 8 output ports through which mobile phones can be charged and TV, radios, or other products added.

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

Nigeria.

Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"
Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

The Lumos Kit has a PAYGO business model. Users pay an initial commitment fee of 75 USD for which they commit to a 5-years lease. After the initial payment users have to choose a 3 (2 USD), 7 (4.25 USD) or 30 (16.5 USD) days usage fee.

Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.

The Lumos Kit competes with other Pay-As-You-Go solar home systems, such as Mobisol and M-KOPA IV.

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)

Off-grid residential and small businesses.

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