SOLARKIOSK selected as a Semifinalist of the Buckminster Fuller Challenge

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…

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SOLARKIOSK joins Business Call to Action

SOLARKIOSK’s commitment to increase access to renewable energy, related products and new jobs in sub-Saharan Africa has enabled the company to join Business Call to Action (BCtA) – a unique multilateral alliance hosted by the United Nations Development Programme. Launched…

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SOLARKIOSK at “Renewable Energy and Quality of Life” conference in Astana

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…

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The great team behind SOLARKIOSK

We cherish the team of great individuals whose professionalism and drive make SOLARKIOSK what it is today. The operators of our E-HUBBs deserve a very special mention though – as they are the face of SOLARKIOSK in our daily operations,…

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The original founders of SOLARKIOSK meet in Masai Maara

When in the year 2009 SOLARKIOSK was still an abstract concept, visible only in the imagination of the company’s CEO Andreas Spieß, he happened to meet GRAFT architects Wolfram Putz, Thomas Willemeit and Lars Krückeberg (www.graftlab.com) in a hotel in…

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SOLARKIOSK’s E-HUBB Provides Energy to Local Entrepreneurs.

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 – all provided by SOLARKIOSK….

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SOLARKIOSK Kenya featured on a national “Young Entrepreneur” program

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…

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SOLARKIOSK provides credit facilities to over 1,000 solar clients in Rwanda.

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…

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SOLARKIOSK is proud to announce Ketan Patel has joined the company as the new Director of Retail.

Zimbabwean-born Ketan Patel is the new Director of Retail of SOLARKIOSK. Ketan joins the company following a 25-year successful track record of establishing, growing and managing businesses in challenging operational environments, dating back to the first experience he gained behind…

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SOLARKIOSK is featured at the European Development Days

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…

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This week SOLARKIOSK reaches 50 active solar-powered retail hubs in Kenya

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…

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SOLARKIOSK presents at the Off-Grid Power Conference in Munich

Director of Business Development, Virginia Taborda and Director of Technology, Sebastian Massmann introduced SOLARKIOSK’s Solar Infrastructure Solutions for Humanitarian Actions at the Off-Grid Power Conference taking place in Munich. The conference program spans over two days, from the 31stMay to…

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SOLARKIOSK to play an integral role at GOGLA Member Conference

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…

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SOLARKIOSK now operates 50 solar-powered retail hubs in Rwanda

SOLARKIOSK Rwanda is currently operating 50 of its award-winning E-HUBBs, branded as “EKOCENTER powered by SOLARKIOSK” across 9 regional districts. In December 2014 SOLARKIOSK, together with The Coca Cola Company, inaugurated the first cluster of solar-powered retail hubs in Rwanda…

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New partnership to enhance SOLARKIOSK’s operations

SOLARKIOSK is excited to be partnering with Energy4Impact to bring energy access to entrepreneurs in rural off-grid communities in Kenya. E4I is a non-profit organization working with local businesses in several East and West African countries to help grow sustainable…

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SOLARKIOSK to feature Connected Solar Clinic at the Future Energy Expo in Kazakhstan

SOLARKIOSK was selected to exhibit its Connected Solar Clinic at the Future Energy EXPO in Astana, Kazakhstan from the 10th of June until September.  The leading world energy experts will meet at the EXPO in Astana to discuss new development trends…

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Locally constructed gazebos enhance E-HUBBs in Tanzania

SOLARKIOSK’s E-HUBBs are a gathering place for the community. While purchasing solar products, enjoying a cold beverage or charging phones, customers also come to the E-HUBB to socialize or hold meetings. SOLARKIOSK has been enhancing its E-HUBBs with locally produced…

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SOLARKIOSK’s insights from the G7 energy side event

What can you do when you bring energy to a community? Listen in to the insights of Virginia Taborda, Director of Business Development at SOLARKIOSK who was invited to contribute as a panelist at the G7 Energy Side Event “Africa…

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SOLARKIOSK’s newly opened E-HUBB will power local businesses in Narok County

On the 7th of April, SOLARKIOSK celebrated the opening of a new E-HUBB in a remote, off-grid village in Narok County in Kenya. The E-HUBB has been implemented as a part of the EU co-financed POWERKIOSK project.     SOLARKIOSK CEO…

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SOLARKIOSK speaks in Rome at Energy G7 event

SOLARKIOSK’s Director of Business Development Virginia Taborda will participate in a round table of a G7 Energy Ministry Meeting’s side event held in Rome at the MAXXI Museum this Sunday. The side event “Africa 2030: Empowering the continent through innovation,…

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The African Development Bank invites SOLARKIOSK to attend “Off-Grid revolution”

SOLARKIOSK has attended the “The Off-Grid Revolution” meeting as one of the few key private sector players. The invitation-only event brought together stakeholders across the off-grid energy sector at the African Development Bank’s (AfDB) headquarters in Abidjan. The president of…

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SOLARKIOSK and SC Johnson fight malaria together

SOLARKIOSK and SC Johnson have recently joined forces to fight against malaria through Rwanda’s EKOCENTER network. Mosquito repellent lotion and mosquito coils have been included in the product portfolio of targeted communities, filling the local gap in malaria prevention. The…

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SOLARKIOSK AG has won the ARE Award!

This week SOLARKIOSK AG has won the ARE Award for advancing rural electrification in the Private Sector in Developing Countries category. The prize has been conferred on Wednesday 22nd at the Awards Ceremony in the EDP Headquarters in Lisbon, Portugal,…

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Meet SOLARKIOSK in Lisbon!

On the 22nd and 23rd March, SOLARKIOSK’s CEO, Andreas Spiess, will attend the ARE Energy Access Investment Forum in Lisbon. The Forum is hosted by ARE, a large UN-partner association representing off-grid clean energy members in developing and emerging markets….

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First Achievements of the Connected Solar Clinic

Our partner Siemens has shared a beautiful video about the Connected Solar Clinic – designed and implemented by SOLARKIOSK in Mafraq province in Jordan.   We are excited to see what the Connected Solar Clinic has achieved in its first…

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SOLARKIOSK is One to Watch

Cleantech Group, leader in supporting the development and marketability of clean technologies, just nominated SOLARKIOSK as one of the 100 companies to watch. For the 8th Edition of Global Cleantech 100, Cleantech analysed and evaluated over 18,000 companies looking for…

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Innovative Partnership with Zambia Breweries

SOLARKIOSK supports Zambia Breweries to bring EXTRA COLD Castle Lite beer to off-grid areas in Zambia. The three E-HUBBs will be owned by Zambia Breweries and operated by local entrepreneurs to supply cold beverages, phone charging and other energy services…

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POWER KIOSK’s Great Start into 2017

Berlin, 10th February 2017 The first days of 2017 proved very successful for POWER KIOSK. The project, which started in 2015, is financed by the European Union and led by SOLARKIOSK in Kenya and Ethiopia and HERi Madagascar in Madagascar….

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SOLARKIOSK’s Kafa Biosphere Project

E-HUBB contribute to biodiversity protection   Berlin, Monday 23rd January NABU e.V. (Nature and Biodiversity Conservation Union) celebrates the closing of its 3-year integrated project for the protection of biodiversity in the Kafa Biosphere Reserve, southern Ethiopia (Link).   SOLARKIOSK…

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SOLARKIOSK is introducing the first energy-autonomous clinic structure of its kind

The Connected Solar Clinic is the first structure of its kind, enabling a superior level of medical services in off-grid settings. The durable, modular and portable clinic, designed and implemented by SOLARKIOSK, is entirely autonomous from the electrical grid and…

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Rachel Kyte visited SOLARKIOSK head offices in Nairobi

Rachel Kyte visited SOLARKIOSK head offices in Nairobi to meet with our team and see our solution in action. Rachel Kyte is CEO of the Sustainable Energy For All (http://www.se4all.org/), a UN initiative to enforce the Global Development Goal #…

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OFFICIAL LAUNCH OF THE FIRST SOLAR KIOSK IN KIMOGORO VILLAGE, NAROK COUNTY

BERLIN/KIMOGORO, 10th October 2016 – Solar Kiosk Kenya Ltd and the European Union (EU) announced the inauguration of their first energy kiosk project within the context of the Power Kiosk project in the village of Kiomogoro, Kenya. The County of…

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SOLARKIOSK speaks at World Energy Council 2016 in Istanbul

SOLARKIOSK was invited as a guest speaker to the World Energy Council, one of the largest and most prestigious public events in the energy sector. Political leaders, regulators, utilities, conventional energy suppliers and innovative business models, like SOLARKIOSK, met for…

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Story of the day: Operator Training Rwanda

Operator Training in Kigali (Rwanda) from the 4th-5th Sept   We are happy to congratulate the newest edition of Operators that joined the SK team in Rwanda. After a seemingly short time of education we now have small group of…

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Made in Ghana E-HUBB

SOLARKIOSK AG PRODUCES ITS FIRST “MADE IN GAHNA E-HUBB” FOR ELECTRIFICATION OF UNDERSERVED COMMUNITIES IN GHANA     Partnership with DEG and local manufacturers in Ghana enables an innovative ‘off-grid’ power and connectivity solution for rural population   BERLIN/ACCRA, 8…

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Story of the day: The children

  This Story is dedicated to the children, benefitting directly from SOLARKIOSK whilst inspiring us to continue our effort consistently and consecutively. The phenomena that each of our projects is ubiquitously celebrated by children across rural Africa is a true…

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Hubertus Dornieden has joined SOLARKIOSK as Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Hubertus has a remarkable track record: after gaining valuable experience at HSBC, KPMG and the German Privatization Agency (Treuhandanstalt) he worked as CFO and CEO for various German medium size high-tec companies such as LINOS, Qioptiq and Kappa Optronics. SOLARKIOSK…

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IBL interview with the Head of B2B Development Virgina Taborda

Click the link below to check out our B2B Development manager Virginia Taborda’s Interview about what it actually means to be a leading manager at SK, how she had to transcend the corporate world and much more… http://www.impactbusinessleaders.com/blog/ibl-13-virginia-taborda/

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Solarkiosk Inauguration Event in Buhabwa, Rwanda, on the 2nd of June 2016

It was a festive Solarkiosk inauguration in Buhabwa, Rwanda, on the 2nd of June 2016 where many visitors from the community came to the Solarkiosk location. Buhabwa, with its 5,442 adult inhabitants within a radius of 5 kilometers, features a…

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Solarkiosk inauguration in Karambi, Rwanda

Solarkiosk E-HUBB inauguration on the 23rd of May 2016 in Karambi.   The successful Solarkiosk E-HUBB launching event in Karambi. The Solarkiosk E-HUBB was attended by a large group of very interested and curious participants from the community. The activities…

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CTO Lars Krückeberg resigns from his management position

Lars Krückeberg, co-founder and CTO of Solarkiosk is to resigns from his management position with Solarkiosk on 1 July 2016. Following successful years of establishing the business and his valuable contributions to the expansion of Solarkiosk Lars Krückeberg will take…

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ARE’s new job platform

Solarkiosk is proud to be a co-initiator and sponsor of ARE’s new job platform. The dynamic energy sector is in need of a solution that can bring together specialists and companies that can spur electrification both off-grid and rural. For…

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CNBC Africa interview with Andreas Spiess (CEO)

  Solarkiosk´s CEO, Mr. Andreas Spiess, was invited to speak in the CNBC Africa studio in Kigali on the 14th of June 2016 to speak live about new energy solutions for Africa and for communities and small enterprises in specific….

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Solarkiosk and SES bring power and internet to an education centre in a jordanian refugee camp

LUXEMBOURG/BERLIN, 19 May 2016 – SOLARKIOSK AG, the energy and business gateway to Base-of-the-Pyramid (BoP) communities worldwide, and SES S.A. (NYSE Euronext Paris and Luxembourg Stock Exchange: SESG), announced today that they are pioneering the first-of-its-kind “Connected Solar School” to…

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Energy TV24 Interview with Solarkiosk CTO Lars Krückeberg

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d4SrCjz5uds

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Bloomberg New Energy Award 2016

We are honoured to announce that SOLARKIOSK was awarded as “Bloomberg New Energy Pioneer 2016″ at the Bloomberg New Energy Finance summit in New York. The jury awarded “game-changing innovators that are revolutionizing the energy sector”. Michael Wilshire, selection committee chair and…

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SOLARKIOSK wins the Bloomberg New Energy Pioneer Award 2016

SOLARKIOSK wins the Bloomberg New Energy Pioneer Award 2016. Bloomberg New Energy Finance has announced that SOLARKIOSK is one of ten companies selected as 2016 New Energy Pioneer. Bloomberg New Energy Pioneer Prize recognizes game-changing innovators revolutionizing the energy sector….

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SOLARKIOSK and the EKOCENTER project make social impact easy and accessible…

SOLARKIOSK and the EKOCENTER project are thrilled to make our social impact easy and accessible, no matter the distance. Lets take a look at Dom a small Ethiopian community wedged between rolling hills and a marvelous landscape. The small village…

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TOTAL KENYA LIMITED AND SOLAR KIOSK KENYA LIMITED PARTNER TO BRING SUSTAINABLE, CLEAN ENERGY SOLUTIONS CLOSER TO THE PEOPLE

Total Kenya Limited has partnered with Solar Kiosk Kenya Limited, (a subsidiary of the Berlin-based SOLARKIOSK AG) for the establishment of solar-powered kiosks in remote areas with unreliable power supply.   Total Kenya and Solar Kiosk Kenya share an ambition…

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2015-16 SOLARKIOSK Holiday Season Newsletter

    Dear Friends of SOLARKIOSK,   On behalf of the entire SOLARKIOSK team, we would like to wish you a lot of health, laughter, and joy this Holiday Season and a wonderful start in the New Year 2016.  …

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Environemental Awareness Campaign with SOLARKIOSK Kenya

The SOLARKIOSK Kenya team collaborated with the local Young Environmental Network (YEN) organization on an environmental awareness event with student participants from 200 primary and secondary schools within Machakos county, east of Nairobi.     The event included a tree-planting…

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SOLARKIOSK and SES Techcom Services sign agreement to bring Internet to underserved communities worldwide

New partnership will focus on providing Internet access to thousands of users via the SOLARKIOSK E-HUBBs anytime, anywhere   BERLIN/LUXEMBOURG, December 15, 2015 — SOLARKIOSK AG, the energy and business gateway to underserved communities worldwide, and SES Techcom Services, a…

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New Solarkiosk E-HUBBs in the Awassa Region of Ethiopia

      Solarkiosk E-HUBB in Mero Qebado, Ethiopia…off grid, yet connected.   The Ethiopian Solarkiosk team has recently inaugurated two brand-new E-HUBB kiosks in the Awassa region in southern Ethiopia. The inaugurations took place in the villages of Belela…

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The founding of the non-profit organization Solar Fountain gGmbH

We are very pleased to formally announce the formation of the non-profit organization Solar Fountain gGmbH. It is a joint project between SOLARKIOSK AG and the Siemens Stiftung, whose focus will be on establishing a reliable supply of clean energy,…

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Solarkiosk wins the 2015 Ecosummit Award

SOLARKIOSK AG was chosen as one of the winners of the 2015 Ecosummit Award. The award ceremony was part of the ECO15 London event that included 160 participants from various fields of green innovation and businesses that focus on smart…

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SOLARKIOSK Energy Business Workshop in Rwanda

Team members from all Solarkiosk subsidiaries got together in Kigali last week to kick off a workshop that focused on taking the energy and retail business potential in Base-of-the-Pyramid (BoP) communities to the next level. Despite the long distances covered…

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SOLARKIOSK Ghana Community Impact Events

The SOLARKIOSK Ghana team helped organize two very successful community impact events in the EKOCENTER locations of Berekuso and Kokrobite, near the Ghanian capital Accra. The events focused on several crucial impact issues: health, solar energy, and energy-efficient cook stoves….

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Supply Procurement Tender for Kiosks in Ethiopia

ANNOUNCEMENT (Friday, November, 2015): This winning bid for this tender was awarded to Selam Children’s Village: Tsehay Roschli Industrial and Agricultural Engineering.     Solarkiosk Solutions PLC intends to award a supply contract for 40 steel kiosk construction packages by…

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Supply procurement tender for solar components in Kenya and Ethiopia

Announcement (Monday, December 7th, 2015): Following a negotiation process with the tenderers having submitted administratively and technically compliant bids, the the contract has been awarded to CAA Communications and Accessories Int. GmbH.     Announcement (Friday, November 13th, 2015): The…

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Upcoming conferences and events featuring SOLARKIOSK AG

SOLARKIOSK AG will be present at several international conferences and events in the coming weeks. Below is an overview of the upcoming schedule:       2015 GOGLA Conference in Dubai, UAE – October 26-29, 2015   The 4th Global…

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Solarkiosk Tanzania team visits Vikawe Primary School

Solarkiosk Tanzania team members have recently visited the Vikawe Primary School, which is in one of the Solarkiosk locations implemented this year in a rural area just north of Dar es Salaam. With the help of local teachers and administrators,…

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Supply Procurement Tender for Kiosks in Kenya

ANNOUNCEMENT (Thursday, October 29, 2015): This winning bid for this tender was awarded to METCO Limited.     Solar Kiosk Kenya LTD intends to award a supply contract for 40 steel kiosk construction packages by specification and plan drawings, delivered…

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SOLARKIOSK to be featured in the TV program ‘Made in Berlin’

The TV program ‘Made in Berlin’ (RBB channel) will feature the SOLARKIOSK project in an upcoming episode. The program focuses on the most interesting endeavors in Berlin’s thriving start up scene. It will feature interviews with the creative minds behind…

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SOLARKIOSK Operator Training in Ethiopia

The SOLARKIOSK Ethiopia team is currently hosting its largest training session so far in Addis Abeba. The training session is being attended by 16 Solarkiosk operators (15 of whom are female) from remote communities of various regions in Ethiopia.  …

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SOLARKIOSK is the winner of the 2015 Erasmus Energy Business Award

The Rotterdam School of Management – Erasmus University has chosen SOLARKIOSK as the winner of the 2015 Erasmus Energy Business Award. The annual Erasmus Energy Business Award is meant to honor and showcase the best and most innovative sustainable business…

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The very first Pan-African SOLARKIOSK technical workshop

We proudly announce the very first SOLARKIOSK technical workshop, which recently took place in Nairobi, Kenya.   The 10-day workshop has brought together the construction and solar engineers from Germany, Kenya, Ethiopia, Tanzania, Rwanda, and Ghana for the introduction and…

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SOLARKIOSK featured on CNBC

SOLARKIOSK operations in Kenya are being featured in an insightful CNBC video report. The report features a first-hand look into the Solarkiosk community of Olkiramatian in southern Kenya and includes interviews with several local residents on the local impact of…

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EKOCENTER powered by SOLARKIOSK — Cooperation with Ericsson and Tigo Rwanda

The telecommunication company ERICSSON and mobile service provider TIGO Rwanda will cooperate with the EKOCENTER powered by SOLARKIOSK project on a pilot effort to enable rural Internet and 3G mobile connectivity in rural Rwanda.   Ericsson will initially deploy its…

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EKOCENTER powered by SOLARKIOSK in Tanzania

The EKOCENTER powered by SOLARKIOSK project has recently kicked off in Tanzania with an initial implementation of five kiosks near the city of Dar Es Salaam.   Despite the proximity to a major city, much of the region is still…

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SOLARKIOSK AG nominated for the 2015 ‘Encouraging Sustainability Award’ by Zeit-Wissen Magazine

SOLARKIOSK AG is one of six finalists for the 2015 Encouraging Sustainability Award that is given out annually by ZEIT WISSEN magazine.   The award aims to recognize projects and initiatives from economy and science that contribute in a significant…

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SOLARKIOSK nominated for the 2015 GSMA Global Mobile Awards

SOLARKIOSK AG is among the nominees for the 2015 GSMA Global Mobile Award in the category Social & Economic Development – Best Mobile Product, Initiative or Service in Emerging Markets.   The Global Mobile Awards, this year in their 20th…

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SOLARKIOSK in Nigeria

The first SOLARKIOSK E-HUBB in Nigeria was implemented this week in the capital Abuja. The project was realized as part of a cooperation with local Nigerian partners, the African Times Network (ATN) and the Nigerian Information Tech­nology Development Agen­cy (NITDA)….

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Ekocenter powered by SOLARKIOSK Kick-Off in Vietnam

We are proud to announce that the EKOCENTER powered by SOLARKIOSK project has successfully kicked off in Vietnam last week. The very first Ekocenter was implemented in the Thu Duc neighborhood of Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC).   The inauguration…

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2014-15 SOLARKIOSK Holiday Season Newsletter

  The Holiday Season is upon us and we have plenty of stories to share and things to be thankful for!   We invite you to download the latest edition of the Solarkiosk Holiday Season Newsletter and we wish everyone…

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EKOCENTER powered by SOLARKIOSK in Ghana

The EKOCENTER powered by SOLARKIOSK project in Ghana is officially inaugurating the first cluster of 5 units in 2014. The initial inauguration took place in the village of Berekuso, which is about 10km north of Accra’s urban reach. Like most…

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New Solarkiosk Logo

Welcome to the new SOLARKIOSK website!

Dear friends of SOLARKIOSK,   The launch of the brand-new SOLARKIOSK logo and website represents the corresponding evolution of our company, our projects and our vision for the future. The new website will offer unprecedented access into our endeavors around…

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SOLARKIOSK @ the Powering Africa Conference in Addis Abeba

SOLARKIOSK CTO Lars Krückeberg was inivited to present the Solarkiosk project at the prestigious Powering Africa Conference, which took place in the Ethiopian capital Addis Abeba on Nov. 21-22 2014.   The 3rd Annual Powering Africa conference is a concentrated…

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SOLARKIOSK wins the Silver Prize at the 2014 German Federal Design Awards

We are very proud to announce that GRAFT architects have once more been recognized for their excellent SOLARKIOSK design by receiving the Silver Prize at the 2014 German Design Awards in the ‘Product Design’ category. Many amazing projects were part…

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Documentary film about a SOLARKIOSK operator and community on ARTE channel

The recently-completed documentary film “Der Sonnenkönig der Massai” (The Sun King of the Masai) tells the story of the Kenyan Solarkiosk operator Joel Kanunga and the impact of a Solarkiosk on the rural community of Entasopia in southern Kenya. Although…

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New Solarkiosks in the remote Kaffa region of Ethiopia

Dear SOLARKIOSK friends,   We proudly announce that two new Solarkiosks have just opened in Ethiopia’s Kaffa region, which is recognized as the birthplace of coffee. The region’s landscape is lush and the local coffee plantations are engulfed by banana…

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Solar energy awareness campaigns in Kenya

  The Solarkiosk Kenya team recently participated in a local awareness raising campaign about the benefits of solar energy and sustainable products. The campaign also kicked off new Solarkiosk operations in two southern Kenyan communities, Nkoilale and Sekenani, near the…

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SOLARKIOSK coming soon to the Kaffa Region of Ethiopia

  In May 2014, the Solarkiosk Ethiopia team will be implementing three Solarkiosks in the Kafa Region of Ethiopia. The project is being led by the Addis Abeba-based Solarkiosk team, with local assistance from NABU, which is is one of…

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SOLARKIOSK in Botswana

We are very pleased to announce that the first 3 SOLARKIOSK implementations in Botswana are up-and-running!   The initial kiosks were implemented in the south-eastern part of the country in 3 villages which do not have access to the electricity…

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SOLARKIOSK wins the Ecodesign Award

  SOLARKIOSK has been awarded the prestigious 2013 Ecodesign Award by the German Federal Environmental Ministry. The award ceremony took place in the Ministry’s Berlin headquarters on Nov. 11th and honored sustainable projects in a variety of categories. The Ecodesign…

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SOLARKIOSK honoured with the Siemens Stiftung ‘Empowering People Award’

SOLARKIOSK was honored to be among the 23 final winners of the prestigious ‘Empowering People Award’ by the Siemens Stiftung. The award ceremony took place in Nairobi, Kenya on October 30th.   The event brought together a variety of inspiring…

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SOLARKIOSK is nominated for the federal 2013 Ecodesign award

SOLARKIOSK is one of the final nominees selected for the 2013 Ecodesign Award. The award is initiated by the German Federal Ministry for the Environment and is meant to honor innovative projects which excel on an ecological and economic level….

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SOLARKIOSK wins the 2013 EVC Energy Award

SOLARKIOSK GmbH was selected as one of the winners of the 2013 European Venture Contest – Energy Award, which is organized by the Europe Unlimited business network. The award ceremony took place in Denmark and united promising startups active in the…

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GRAFT Architects win the 2013 International Architecture Award for the SOLARKIOSK design

The prestigious Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design has selected GRAFT Architects as one of the winners of the 2013 International Architecture Award for their pioneering design of the SOLARKIOSK.   The program, which is one of the most…

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SOLARKIOSK GmbH is awarded the Carl-Duisberg-Society Prize for Entrepreneurship

SOLARKIOSK GmbH is the first-ever recipient of the biennial Carl-Duisberg-Society Prize for Entrepreneurship (CDG – Carl Duisberg Gesellschaft Unternehmer Preis) in the category “Development through Innovation”. The company was honored at an awards ceremony hosted by the Berlin branch of…

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