MPOWERD Luci Original

MPOWERD

Product description Brand name and product description

Luci Original is an inflatable solar light. The lamps is bright, compact, and portable for any situation.

Watch a video of demonstration.

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

The lamp is distributed all over the world. Right now it has been distrbuted in 14 countries: Papua New Guinea, Philippines, India, Nepal, Vietnam, Syria, Gaza, Iraq, USA, Kenya, Uganda, Peru, Honduras, Guatemala.

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

Luci Original is distributed by MPOWERD.

MPOWERD distributes lights in two different ways. It sells them to people who use them, both in developed and developing countries. And it sells them to charity-minded backers as gifts to pass around in impoverished communities, especially in disaster zones such as the Philippines following Typhoon Haiyan.

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

The lamp is sold at $14.95 USD.

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

Kerosene lamps and lanterns.

LuminAID Packlite 12l as an inflatable solar lantern; d.light or SunKing among the numerous competitors.

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service
Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Target users and consumers are the individuals in emerging markets, who use kerosene oil lamps for home lighting. Individuals who are displaced during emergencies or in refugee camps without access to lighting.

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