To make solar energy accessible to all, we work
at the intersection of clean energy, entrepreneurship and education.

 

Education: Enabling the next wave of solar entrepreneurs.
Education

 

For Entrepreneurs: The SOL5 solar concentrator.
SOL5

 

 

Introducing GoSol.solar and the Direct Solar Economy

 

 

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GoSol Solar Bakery:

Our SOL5 solar concentrators have been replacing costly and unstable electricity, firewood and charcoal with direct solar energy.

When it comes to performance, 1 SOL5 can bake 500 cookies per day and 2 SOL5 Ovens have the capacity to bake 80kg of bread per day.

Learn how entrepreneurs bake breads and pastries with the SOL5 Oven.

Solar Bakery

 

Other News

GoSol on display in Switzerland!

Posted Sunday 22 September 2019, by Judith Bernet

GoSol on display in Switzerland! Solothurn is not known for being the most sunny place in Switzerland – but yesterday it could not have been more perfect for...
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Strike if you wish but more than this: take action.

Posted Friday 20 September 2019, by Eva Wissenz

It is now 7 years since we created Solar Fire and GoSol. As friends, we are more than happy. Our team is still united no matter what. We overcame hundreds of challenges together, and we’re still...
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Several GoSol Events are happening in Switzerland this September

Posted Wednesday 4 September 2019, by Urs Riggenbach

Read in German We are excited to extend our invites for two events that will happen in Switzerland this September. Since a few days we have an additional Team Member with us here in...
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Solar Entrepreneurship: GoSol's SOL5s maximise profits for cashew nuts producers

Posted Tuesday 20 August 2019, by Lorin Symington

The Best Agri Products Processing Cooperative (Bappco) is a busy hive of activity. Six days a week the men and (mostly) women of Bappco are hard at work processing cashews. The amount of...
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This was TBLI Conference Zurich 2019

Posted Saturday 20 July 2019, by Urs Riggenbach

Last month I attended the TBLI Conference in Zurich. The conference brought together impact investors and companies with a commitment for real impact. This was certainly one of the best...
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Forest Trends about GoSol in the Amazon

Posted mercredi 26 juin 2019, by Urs Riggenbach

We started our cooperation with Forest Trends last year in the Amazon with the Surui. Today, the US based NGO reported that "The pilot installation of the SOL5 GoSol unit for drying the babaçu...
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Sponsors, Partners and Clients

 

Plan International Autodesk Foundation Forest Trends CarbonCycle Inc. +Impact UC Berkeley MDP, California Wärtsilä Corporation Silicon Valley Community Foundation Deloitte Foundation World Vision Global Resouce Alliance Tampere University of Applied Sciences Innovation Partnership Program Vietnam - Finland

 

For Industry: We solve engineering and simulation challenges.
Engineering

 

 

Who We Are

We work at the intersection of clean energy, agro-food processing and education. With our powerful solar thermal solutions, we bring cheap clean energy to generate sustainable incomes for all entrepreneurs in developing countries. More about us.