“I am proud to own my personal electricity source.  At night, my family now has clean and bright lights - and we can even power a refrigerator."

Beatrice Akyoo,
Mobisol Customer since Feb 2011

"I enjoy seeing our customers happy.  We install an easy-to-use and durable product with wide ranging after-sales services and warranty.“

Binde Mohammed, Certified Mobisol Technician

“I can afford my solar home system because I can pay in installments.  It's easy, I just use my mobile phone to pay each month.“

Ambrose Nyanyusi,
Mobisol Customer since Jan 2012

“Mobisol aspires to provide clean, robust, reliable electricity - while stimulating socioeconomic development and contributing to global environmental protection.”

Thomas Gottschalk, Founder & CEO of Mobisol Group

“We provide high-quality solar products.  Our engineers are constantly working to adjust them to varying local needs.“

Guido Selent, Chief Technology Officer

“Remote monitoring technologies allow for better customer service.  Data is collected securely and reliably." 

Anne Schanz, Software Developer

"In Tanzania, we really have a business case. People want electricity and can afford our product. Working together, we can electrify even the remotest communities."

Henrik Axelsson
Chief Operating Officer Mobisol Tanzania

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Mobisol – plug in the world!

Mobisol combines solar energy with an affordable payment plan via mobile phone, comprehensive customer service and innovative remote monitoring technology. The Berlin-based company offers low-income customers in developing nations quality solar home systems that are a clean alternative to unhealthy, environmentally harmful, and expensive fossil fuels.

Systems come in varying sizes from 80 to 200 Wp to match the various energy needs of differing households. Mobisol solar home systems provide enough electricity to power bright efficient LED lights, radios, mobile phones, TVs, DC fridges and a variety of further household and consumer appliances. The systems are powerful enough to run small businesses enabling entrepreneurial customers to create incremental income.

So far, Mobisol has installed over 45,000 solar home systems on households and businesses in East Africa, thus enabling approximately 200,000 beneficiaries to access clean, affordable and reliable solar energy. This way, Mobisol is stimulating economic and social development in project countries while simultaneously contributing to global environmental protection.

How Mobisol empowers people in East Africa: