Market Suggested Retail Price
Distributors / Implementing Organizations
Nokero distributes their products through sales partners in countries where solar lights are needed. They do not sell to the end user, but target high potential distributors in their target countries.
Intellectural Property Type
User Provision Model
As of now, Nokero Solar and Amazon are the only publicized distributors of the product. Nokero has expressed interest in expanding the company to include direct sellers in-country.
Distributions to Date Status
Number of light points
Total light output (lumens)
Low: 10 lumens, high: 25 lumens
Multiple brightness settings (yes/no)
Light duration on single charge (hr)
Low: 6 hours, high: 3 hours
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. 1 LED Battery: 800 mAh AA NiMH Product material: durable ABS Lamp casing: Polycarbonate Hanger material: Stainless steel Product dimensions (cm) (LxWxH): 11 x 8 x 3.8 Weight (kg): .09
Nokero Solar offers an FAQ section on the website, as well as contact information..
Batteries are replaceable. No information on lamp replacement.
2 year warranty. Battery has lifespan of 1 and 1/2 years
Manufacturer Specified Performance Parameters
Brightness: 25 lumens (High), 10 lumens (Low) Run time: 3.5 - 7 hours 1 LEDs 2 light intensities (low, high) Globe material: Polycarbonate Product dimensions (cm) (LxWxH): 11 x 8 x 3.8 Weight (kg): .09 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 International Council of Societies of Industrial Design, World Design Impact Prize.