Member - SustainSolar

SustainSolar provides containerised, high-quality, durable solutions for sustainable power generation. Designed and manufactured in Africa with world-class components, our systems are ideally suited for the remote, demanding locations of our clients.

Type Startup or self-employed
Founded 2016
Company Size 9
Member Type
Innovator
Founders Tobias Hobbach
Headquarters Paarden Eiland, Cape Town, 7420, South Africa
Social network
SustainSolar

About

African emerging economies are currently facing major challenges in reaching their set development goals. It is widely accepted that for a country to reach its sustainable social, economic and development goals, access to a reliable source of energy is crucial especially in rural areas. Made of world-class components, our solutions are designed and manufactured near our headquarters in South Africa, at the heart of the regional logistics hub. As equipment providers for project developers, this ideal position at the gateway for trade into Africa allows ultra-rapid activation for our clients' remote and demanding locations. Our product range consists of containerised solutions using solar power with or without battery storage. We also incorporate other technologies including water pumps, water treatment and refrigeration, thus offering multipurpose off-grid solutions for permanent rural electrification or temporary and mobile installations.
Headquarters Paarden Eiland, Cape Town, 7420, South Africa

SDG’s of application

The Sustainable Development Goals are a call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure peace and prosperity everywhere.
SDG 6
Clean Water and
Sanitation
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SDG 7
Affordable and
Clean Energy
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SDG 9
Industry, Innovation
and Infrastructure
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SDG 11
Sustainable Cities
and Communities
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SDG 12
Responsible Consumption
and production
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Efficient Solutions

Labelled Solutions from SustainSolar

The Solar Impulse Efficient Solution label seeks to bridge the gap between ecology and economy, bringing together protection of the environment and financial viability to show that these solutions are not expensive fixes to problems, but rather opportunities for clean economic growth.