For all entrepreneurs big and small
We are breaking the cost barriers of solar thermal energy

 

Industry: Solving engineering and simulation challenges.

Maximize Impact Programs with CSR and NGO’s.

Emerging markets: Developing new hardware.

We are on a mission to make people’s lives richer, breathe easier and make the environment cleaner. Our software and our scalable hardware are supporting the transition towards a massive use of solar thermal energy.

 

 

Introducing GoSol.solar and the Direct Solar Economy

 

 

Sponsors, Partners and Clients

 

 

 

 

Latest Updates

 

7 Sustainable Development Goals made real for Eva Nangira, a young solar entrepreneur in Uganda

Posted Thursday 20 December 2018, by Lorin Symington

We’d like to introduce you to Eva Nangira, one of the youth mentors at the SmartUp Factory Tororo Hub. Eva is a very attentive student and really grasps the significance of our SOL5 oven. In this...
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SOL5 in the Amazon: solar drying nuts for Suruí Indigenous People

Posted Wednesday 19 December 2018, by Will Cleaver

After building the SOL5 solar concentrator and dehydrator in Cacoal, I was ready to take and install them for the Suruí people that live 3 hours down a bumpy off-road track on the edge of the...
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Invitation to Guest Lecture at TAMK: Direct Solar Energy - Theory and Practice

Posted Saturday 24 November 2018, by Urs Riggenbach

This Friday November 30th, Eerik Wissenz, Co-Founder and Executive Chairman of our project has been invited to give a lecture at Tampere University of Applied Sciences (TAMK). The lecture is...
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Solar Forest - Evening Reception November 27th, San Francisco

Posted Tuesday 20 November 2018, by Urs Riggenbach

GoSol.solar and Forest Trends are hosting an evening reception to celebrate our partnership to reduce deforestation and empower local communities with our innovative solar thermal solution. The...
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The Inspiring Image of the Day!

Posted Monday 19 November 2018, by Eva Wissenz

This is from Uganda, were Lorin has now completed the trainings of Smart Up Factory groups of young students entrepreneurs managed by Plan International. A Smart Sun Bakery is created now and...
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Starting in Brazil

Posted Saturday 17 November 2018, by Will Cleaver

In the background of the above photo you can see Cacoal city. I’m in Cacoal building a solar concentrator and food dehydrator for the Surui people that live in the jungle a few hours by car from...
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SOL5 Heading for Production

SOL5 Available for Pre-Order Now!

After overwhelming success during our piloting phase 2016-2017 our SOL5 is now available for pre-order.

Interested buyers can pre-order and get notified when the product is availabelf or sale.

 

Learn more & pre-order

 

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We have developed our technology and method by seeking real solutions for the entrepreneurs we worked with in the field. Learn more about our achievements.

 

 

Who We Are

We provide engineering R&D, design, prototyping and consultancy services to industry. We work with CSR departments and foundations to bring solutions adapted to low-income contexts in partnership with local and global non-profits. After successful piloting supported by Wärtsilä and Autodesk we are now accepting pre-orders for the international launch
of our SOL5 Solar Oven and Solar Roaster.

 

 

GoSol.solar is run by Solar Fire Concetration Ltd, a social enterprise based in Finland with the vision to enable energy access for all.

More about us.