SOLARKIOSK is driven by satisfying the needs of our customers. This is why a market demand study based on the human-centered design approach is currently being carried out, with the first round just finalized last week in Rwanda. Human-centered design
An important objective for SOLARKIOSK is to ensure that all E-HUBB operators are educated about solar products, as well as sales and marketing strategies. We are continuously working on tools and materials to support them and enable successful E-HUBB operations.
Last week, SOLARKIOSK’s leaders and Managing Directors from across the continent convened in Berlin to partake in a 3-day workshop entitled: CSMC 2.0 – Innovation, Development, and Growth. The workshop took place at M√ºnzsalon in Berlin-Mitte, where some of the
What if one solar product was your indoor lighting, security lighting to fend off wild animals and thus protecting your livestock livelihood, allowing your children to read, helping you fetch water and contributing to so many other aspects of your
We are delighted to share the exciting news of the day: SOLARKIOSK has been selected as a Semifinalist of the Buckminster Fuller Challenge. SOLARKIOSK, along with the other sixteen Semifinalists, has undergone rigorous evaluation for adherence to the Fuller Challenge
Aiding underserved populations through access to energy and last mile distribution is a mission that SOLARKIOSK has tirelessly been working on for the past 6 years. SOLARKIOSK’s Director of Strategic Business Development Thomas Rieger will share more insights about this
SOLARKIOSK’s Connected Solar Market Center (CSMC) is one of the most powerful off-grid concepts currently being developed. Each CSMC hosts multiple independent businesses accessing energy from the central E-HUBB, while enjoying space, infrastructure and support ‚Äì all provided by SOLARKIOSK.
SOLARKIOSK’s innovative business model was recently covered in the Young Entrepreneur broadcast on the national Kenyan TV channel, Biashara TV. The station aired the new episode reporting SOLARKIOSK’s impact in rural communities on the 14th of June. Managing Director, William
SOLARKIOSK began its micro-lease pilot program in Rwanda in 2016. The mission is to finance supplier-independent quality solar products to private consumers, without further engagement of banks or other lending facilities. Usually PAYGO companies offer finance to their own branded
SOLARKIOSK took part at the European Development Days held in Brussels, Belgium on the 7th and 8th June. The event, organized by the European Commission, brings development actors together to share ideas and experiences, inspire new partnerships and innovative solutions
With the launch of three new E-HUBBs this week, Solar Kiosk Kenya Ltd. is now operating 50 E-HUBBs. Most of the E-HUBBs in Kenya are branded as “EKOCENTER powered by SOLARKIOSK, and implemented in cooperation with The Coca-Cola Company. Solar
SOLARKIOSK’s CEO Andreas Spiess and Sales and Marketing Director Thomas Rieger are currently attending the GOGLA Annual Member Conference held in Paris, France. The Global Off-Grid Lighting Association (GOGLA) is an independent, not-for-profit industry association, representing eighty-five stakeholders from the