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A successful installation of SustainSolar’s first two units for mini-grid operator OnePower in Lesotho

Power Africa, a U.S Government-led initiative, awarded $2.6m worth of grants across 9 countries, to electrify 300 primary healthcare facilities in Sub-Saharan Africa. Containerised solar system supplier SustainSolar has won ...

After a slow year for electrification, 2020 ends with a full workshop and promising pipeline for SustainSolar, greatly supported by innovative mini-grid asset leasing offering

The contraction of the global economy paired with far-reaching travel restrictions during most of 2020 did not only slow down many industrial sectors but also had a significant impact on ...

SustainSolar delivers 7 turnkey systems to OnePower as part of Power Africa’s Beyond the Grid initiative in Lesotho

Mid-September 2020, OnePower Lesotho (1PWR), a mini-grid developer working in Lesotho with the mission to bring electricity to underserved communities, was announced as one of the winners of Power Africa’s ...

Sustain Extended solar system on its way to Uganda: one of the first milestone projects of the Utility 2.0 coalition

In mid-September 2020, another Sustain Extended turn-key solar solution left SustainSolar’s workshop in  Cape Town, South Africa to its mini-grid partner Equatorial Power in Uganda. Packed in a 40 foot ...

Switch on for the First EASE Mini-grid by SustainSolar

Following Covid-19 related delays, July 2020 saw the successful commissioning and final testing of the first SustainCompact™ containerized solar generation unit as a mini-grid under the Rural EASE (Energy Access ...

Clean energy provider SustainSolar and mini-grid developer Equatorial Power join forces for another solar mini-grid on Idjwi Island, DRC

Despite the challenges of covid-19 lockdown, SustainSolar, an Africa-focused solar photovoltaic (PV) off-grid system integrator and provider of turn-key solutions for rural electrification, recently started working on a containerized off-grid ...