Solar energy that can
build a sustainable future....

 

GoSol's team empowers solar entrepreneurs to shape a sustainable future by eradicating energy-based poverty. We achieve that with Lytefire solar concentrators and education.

 

Featured Projects

We are working with NGO's, entrepreneurs and sponsors on capacity building.

 

 

 

 

 

Focus on solar baking

Solar Bakery

 

  • Can bake 500 cookies per day, 40 kg of bread per day
  • Up to 300°C baking temperature
  • Even heat distribution for high quality baking
  • Immune to blackouts and brownouts
  • No fuel costs (requires sunlight, but that’s free)

 

Learn more

(No funds asked at this stage)

 

 

Support Local Entrepreneurs

Our Lytefire solar concentrators can replace firewood, charcoal and fossils. These solar concentrators enable income-generating activities for entrepreneurs. Help us support these entrepreneurs.

Support women empowerment

Crowdfund a local solar bakery owned by the Ghoghin Women's Group in Burkina Faso. They want to improve livelihoods and reduce emissions.

Create a solar bakery

Support a rural bakery switching from daily firewood burning to clean solar energy! Support Adama and Issaka's solar bakery project in Burkina Faso.

Education Program

With this 2min video you'll see how we have been supporting entrepreneurs so far to make their living with clean energy.

 

 

News and Press

150+ international medias shared about the Lytefire solar solution

The Saturday Solar Baking’s in Kenya

Posted mercredi 10 février 2021, by Eva Wissenz

If you remember, we started in Kenya in 2016 with World Vision, and continued the prototyping the year after with the support of Autodesk (...)

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Building Impact with the First Solar Bakeries in Ethiopia

Posted mardi 2 février 2021, by Urs Riggenbach

Announcing Solar Fire Cooperation with STEM Synergy to empower Youths and Women with Lytefire Solar Ovens in Ethiopia. We are really excited to (...)

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Solar baking in Haiti with Remar

Posted Monday 25 January 2021, by Lorin Symington

Next up in our series of engagements with the amazing NGO Remar, I visited Haiti in order to install a baking oven on the roof of the orphanage (...)

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Happy New Year 2021!

Posted Tuesday 12 January 2021, by Eva Wissenz

Dear Friends, Clients, Partners, Followers and Supporters, In 2020, the Lytefire Solar Sauna and the Lytefire Solar Oven have been featured in (...)

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Why GoSol

Access to clean energy is a real problem in the developing world

 


3 billion people

Need a clean source of heat every day to process food or run their business.
Today they burn charcoal, trash, LPG, biomass or rely on poor electric grids.


11 years

Remaining in order to reduce heavily carbon emissions from growth, according to the IPCC.


3 billion people

Empowered with affordable and powerful clean energy can have a very strong impact on climate change mitigation.

 

GoSol has developed

 


Lytefire Technology

A powerful (350°C), simple, clean, local and accessible solar concentrator, available now as a Lytefire product.


GoSol Education Program

Empowering a global wave of solar entrepreneurs to escape poverty through training and open source. Learn more


Impact Engineering

Appropriate, cost-efficient solutions for emerging economies. Learn more

 

 

From our Channel

Scaling the Direct Solar Economy

2,397 views, 4:58 min

Free the Sun!

209,454 views, 3:16 min

Cooking in the Snow

6,057 views, 0:57 min

 

 

Sponsors, Partners and Clients

Remar International CPM Industries Stem Synergy Plan International Autodesk Foundation Forest Trends CarbonCycle Inc. +Impact Finnpartnership 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

 

 

 

Get in touch

Send us an email to info@gosol.org or use the form below. We'll get back to you very shortly.