Discontinued production, but still in the market
Newer model: Nokero N233
Nokero N200: First generation indoor and outdoor solar powered light with hook and stand.
Market Suggested Retail Price
Distributors / Implementing Organizations
Nokero Solar and Amazon are currently the only large distributors of the product.
No longer in production. The newer version of this product is the N233 Solar Light Lantern
Intellectural Property Type
User Provision Model
As of now, Nokero Solar and Amazon are the only publicized distributors of the product.
Distributions to Date Status
Number of light points
Total light output (lumens)
Low: 5 lumens, high: 13 lumens
Multiple brightness settings (yes/no)
Light duration on single charge (hr)
Mobile charging (yes/no)
Nickel Metal Hydride
Peak power rating (Wp)
Battery capacity (kWh; mAh)
Battery nominal voltage (V)
User replaceable battery (yes/no)
User replaceable light (yes/no)
Single bulb, compact, and portable solar powered lamp for outdoor or household use. Weather resilient and durable. Battery: Rechareable NiMH AA Product material: durable ABS Lamp casing: Polycarbonate Product dimensions (cm) (LxWxH): 8.5 x 7.3 x 17 Weight (kg): .13
Nokero Solar offers an FAQ section on the website, as well as contact information.
Batteries are replaceable. No information on lamp replacement.
Battery has a 1 and 1/2 year lifespan
Manufacturer Specified Performance Parameters
Brightness: 13 lumens (High), 5 lumens (Low) Run time is up to 8 hours Battery Capacity (max): 800mAh Battery operating temperature (degrees C): -20 - 55
Vetted Performance Status
Complementary Technical Systems
Academic Research and References
Chen, W., Lemes, A., Moorthy, A., Strickland, L., Zhu, Y., Renewable Energy at the Base of the Pyramid in Haiti. [Internet]. Ann Arbor (MI): University of Michigan; 2014 Apr 22 [cited 2015 Jun 10].
Solanki, C.S., Mudaliar, S., Strategies to Target Rural PV Market in Developing Countries – A Perspective. PVSC. 2010 Jun 20-25;35:2392-2396.
Compliance with regulations
Nokero has won the United States Patent and Trademark Office's Patents for Humanity Award. Nokero has also been awarded the 2011 Core 77 Design Award for the N200, and was a finalist for the 2011 Zayed Future Energy Prize and the 2012 Internation Council of Societies of Industrial Design, World Design Impact Prize.