Sun King Boom

Greenlight Planet

Sun King Boom is a portable solar lantern that provides light, plays music, and charges mobile devices.

Product description Brand name and product description

Sun King Boom is a solar-powered lantern designed for light, music, and mobile phone charging purposes. The Sun King Boom has a 5V USB output from the solar panel, which has a 6.7 W MPP, and is both developed and manufactured by Sun King. 

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)
Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

Greenlight Planet is a for-profit social business that designs, distributes, and finances solar home energy.

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

~38 USD (2,900 INR)Converted May 2020 

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

Primary competitors in Africa include d. light, ZOLA Electric, BBOXX, M-KOPA, LuminAID, and Barefoot Power.

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 7: Affordable and clean energy

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

This product is targeted to people without reliable access to the grid for electricity.

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