We bring the modern world to rural areas by leapfrogging traditional power by providing high quality and very efficiency solar home systems to the underserved people at affordable rates. Established in 2013, Brighterlite are already bringing clean and renewable energy with a cutting edge technology to the rural homes in Pakistan, Myanmar and Kenya. The Brighterlite product has combined three attributes that no other available products can offer:
– Equipped with leading battery technology for efficient charging and durability
– Cost-efficient technology for managing system and securing customer payment
– Pay-as-you-go concept undercutting costs of current alternative solar home systems
Our affordable service offering is unparalleled in the market today!
After entering into a collaboration with Telenor and its distributors in 2014, Brighterlite Pakistan soft launched its products and services in March 2015, ensuring the business model and services to be optimized. Brighterlite Pakistan is currently planning for a larger scale up, expanding geographical reach with particular focus on the rural areas. Pakistan is the leading project in the Brighterlite portfolio and is constantly expanding the presence from district to district.
Myanmar is our newest project. Brighterlite Myanmar was established in 2015 and we have already started the pilot. From our modern and convenient offices in Yangon, we travel to rural villages for product demonstration and marketing. Brighterlite Myanmar has a partnership agreement with Telenor Myanmar, owned by Telenor Group having their offices in Oslo, Norway. Telenor Myanmar launched in 2015 and has rapidly acquired millions of subscribers.
The adventure started on the savannah, where the grid is not even close. In 2012, Brighterlite decided to move into the industry of solar home systems. The ambition was to provide an all-in-one quality concept for small solar home systems for people living in rural areas. In 2015 Brighterlite Kenya signed a distribution partnership agreement with MobiKash Afrika Ltd, a mobile money services company. Today, Brighterlite Kenya is soft launching its products and services with the objective to scale up further in 2016.
The package L4 consist of a solar panel to be mounted on the roof top, one control/charging box to be mounted inside the house in a safe location, three lamps and a mobile charger. The state of the art battery bank is inside the control/charging box which does not need any maintenance by the subscriber.
The package L9 consist of a solar panel to be mounted on the roof top, one control/charging box to be mounted inside the house in a safe location, three lamps, a radio with a USB port and two mobile chargers. Fans and Tv’s can also be offered with this package. The state of the art battery bank is inside the control/charging box which does not need any maintenance by the subscriber. The battery for L9 has more capacity compared to L4.
The package L16 consist of the same accessories as compare to L9 but with extended capacity and operations time for running the accessories. Fans and Tv’s can also be offered with this package. The state of the art battery bank is inside the control/charging box, and does not need any maintenance by the subscriber. The battery for L16 has enhanced capacity compare to L4 & L9 which allows the accessories to run longer.
*These models are global solutions. We do also offer other model configurations carefully adapted to local market requirements.
Brighterlite was founded in Norway by a group of professionals belonging to the renewable energy and telecom sectors, having extensive international business management experience. Based on a powerful energy sector and engineering capacity, Norway has developed strong competence in the renewable energy sector – particularly in the areas of hydropower, geothermal, wind and solar energy. The country’s renewable energy sector has focused on serving the international market, and the capabilities acquired are frequently used in international projects.
Working with international partners across Europe in designing and engineering products and services, whilst utilizing the sourcing and production benefits from key Asian markets, Brighterlite can offer cutting-edge technology integrated in cost efficient solutions.