LIFT Economy

"There is so much power in finding a way to earn a good income for your family while meeting your creative interests and serving your community as a whole. Today’s guest, Joan Arwa Ogwang is the perfect example of this. In this episode of Next (...)
24. January 2023


"Afrikka ponnistaa kohti kiertotaloutta"
24. September 2022 (...)

Uyo’s Passengers

Focus entrepreneurs – A professional solar oven, Lytefire
27. June 2022 (...)

The Northern Daily News

Alebtong: 15 youth get skills to operate a solar-powered bakery
2. April 2022 (...)


"Youth benefiting from Smart Up factory project "
17. March 2022

Kampala Capital City Authority

18. February 2022


"The Oven uses a combination of mirrors that reflect the sun heat up the oven to a temperature of up to 300 degrees Celsius."
2. February 2022


"Équipé du premier four solaire d’Europe, cet artisan normand transforme des produits locaux"
16. January 2022 (...)

agrar aktuell

"Towards sustainability – solar energy for the other 99 %" (p. 37)
22. November 2021 (...)


"Il forno che riesce a produrre fino a 100 kg di pane al giorno usando solo l’energia solare"
8. October 2021 (...)

M6 Info

"Au plus près de vous..." avec un boulanger
24. November 2020 (...)

Le monde

"De la douche mobile au four à pain, l’énergie solaire à concentration se développe"
22. November 2020 (...)


French engineer turned bread maker presents Europe’s first solar-powered bakery
6. November 2020

France Bleu

Les journaux d’infos France Bleu Normandie (Rouen): 5:50 - 7:15 (Audio)
6. November 2020 (...)

France Bleu

"Seine-Maritime : à Montville, un boulanger cuit son pain dans un four solaire"
5. November 2020 (...)

3 normandie

National French TV France 3, Nov 12, 2020. Introducing Lytefire 11 (00:02:58-00:04:55)
3. November 2020


"The sun can do everything - even bake bread"
23. October 2020 (...)

Solar Energy Engineering Blog

"Can Solar Thermal Energy be a Game-Changer? — Part 2"
1. October 2020 (...)

Paris Normandie

"Un four à pain solaire de 11 m² construit dans la région du Havre, et c’est une première !"
22. September 2020 (...)


"so-talk Urs Riggenbach, Lytefire und GoSol.Solar"
4. September 2020

Basler Zeitung

"New development of the Solar Sauna, based on a technology that also helps with sustainability in the developing world"
8. August 2020 (...)

Forest Trends

"The “Amazon Strategy” – How to Build Resilient Supply Chains and Food Systems post-Pandemic"
24. April 2020

Achille Sawadogo (

"Discovering GoSol’s Solar Concentration Oven, a promising project in Burkina Faso"
6. February 2020 (...)

Paris Normandie

"Près de Rouen, il torréfie des graines à l’aide du soleil"
6. February 2020 (...)

Ouest France

"En Normandie, le soleil suffit à cuire et torréfier les graines"
16. December 2019 (...)

Tendance Quest

"Montville. Un torréfacteur solaire : une première mondiale"
28. November 2019 (...)

L’Age de Faire

"Tournesol, lin, chanvre, noisette ou châtaigne… Grâce à son torréfacteur solaire, une coopérative soutient les filières locales et propose des alternatives aux produits importés de l’autre bout du (...)
28. November 2019 (...)

Le Parisien

GoSol is featured in national French newspaper. "En Seine-Maritime, des graines torréfiées par le soleil normand"
24. October 2019 (...)

Autodesk Foundation

We’re featured by Autodesk again. "Five Years of Impact: Using Design to Make a Better World"
23. October 2019 (...)

Paris Normandie

The solar concentrator operated by our CTO in France is featured in French newspaper. "À Montville, près de Rouen, Arnaud Cretot lance sa première torréfaction avec un four solaire"
23. October 2019 (...)

Forest Trends

Together with partners including Original Beans,, and Canopy Bridge, Forest Trends has seen similar success supporting value chains for honey, babassu (an alternative to coconut oil), açai berries, and wild (...)
7. September 2019 (...)


"Mirror Technology Oven: Oven uses sun’s rays"
31. January 2019 (...)

WatsUp Africa

"Mirror Technology Oven: Oven uses sun’s rays"
31. January 2019 (...)

World Vision Suomi

"Aurinkoinnovaatio lisäsi pienyrittäjien tuloja ja työturvallisuutta Keniassa"
17. December 2018 (...)


"Auringon lämpöenergiaa hyödyntävä innovaatio lisäsi pienyrittäjien tuloja ja työturvallisuutta Keniassa"
17. December 2018 (...)

Forest Trends

"Forest Trends and Announce New Partnership Connecting Indigenous Communities with Solar Technologies"
6. November 2018 (...)

Autodesk Labs

"Here Comes the Sun: and the Autodesk Foundation Working Together"
12. June 2018 (...)

Business Daily Africa

"Kisii group bakes livelihood making banana bread, buns"
14. May 2018 (...)

Farmbiz Africa

"Local youth group reports saving on baking costs by using sunlight"
31. March 2018 (...)

Demand @ASME

"Design for a warming world - How the products we use and buildings we inhabit are designed plays an instrumental role in climate change"
12. March 2018 (...)


"The Finnish Solar Fire Concentration is testing solar energy technology in Africa that is suitable for small-scale entrepreneurs. "
9. February 2018 (...)


"Suomalainen Solar Fire Concentration testaa Afrikassa pienyrittäjille sopivaa aurinkoenergiatekniikkaa"
1. February 2018 (...)

Wärtsilä Twentyfour7 Magazine

" sparks solar entrepreneurship in East Africa"
11. October 2017 (...)

Inclusive Business Hub

" and Weconomy are a pioneering the inclusive business space."
9. October 2017 (...)

Makali News

"Watanzania kunufaika na gosol; unaweza kuangalia picha na matukio yote katika semina hiyo"
6. July 2017 (...)

CLEO 24 News

"Video na picha katika matukio tofauti:watanzania tumieni fursa zilizopo kuepuka uharibifu wa mistu"
4. July 2017 (...)

Daily Nation

"Solar concentrator takes fuel pressure off Kenya’s forests" Print + online.
18. April 2017 (...)


"Solar project launched in Western Kenya"
18. April 2017 (...)

"Finland firm targets west Kenya with solar power"
13. April 2017 (...)


"Firm introduces new solar tech in Western Kenya"
7. April 2017 (...)

World Vision

"Aurinkoenergialla pienyrittäjien bisnes kasvuun Keniassa"
3. April 2017 (...)

Africa Business Communities

"New off grid energy technology promises job opportunities for rural Kenyans"
31. March 2017 (...)

Wärtsilä Corporation

Wärtsilä partners with Solar Fire Concentration to create business opportunities and provide clean energy to SME’s in rural Kenya.
27. March 2017 (...)

Pure Eco India

"GoSol contributes to Kenya’s solar economy"
1. January 2017

Engenharia é

"Faça você mesmo painel solar para produzir energia limpa em casa"
26. August 2016 (...)

Radio France Internationale

Radio show "C’est pas du vent" by RFI featuring Arnaud Crétot, CTO of
19. June 2016 (...)


За допомогою сонячних концентраторів в Кенії печуть хліб і виготовляють арахісове масло
2. June 2016 (...)


"GoSol: concentratori solari per cucinare nelle comunità povere"
1. June 2016 (...)


"Proyecto solar recientemente realizado en Kenia"
1. June 2016 (...)


"GoSol is building the direct solar economy with its solar concentrator"
26. May 2016 (...)


"Aprende cómo hacer tus propios paneles solares térmicos"
21. February 2016

The Greenest Post

"Aprenda a fazer seu próprio painel solar para produzir energia limpa em casa"
18. February 2016 (...)

Pensador Anônimo

"...a organização GoSol surge com o objetivo de democratizar os painéis solares pelo mundo"
9. February 2016 (...)

Razões Para Acreditar

"Organização ensina como construir seu próprio painel solar para democratizar energia limpa"
4. February 2016 (...)


"Startup-yritys - köyhyyttä vastaan, bisneksen keinoin"
28. January 2016 (...)


"GoSol releases first free solar concentrator construction guide"
17. January 2016 (...)


Empresa ajuda pessoas a criarem seus próprios painéis solares
29. December 2015 (...)


Conheça a empresa que ajuda pessoas a criar seus próprios painéis solares
22. December 2015 (...)


Como criar os teus próprios painéis solares.
14. December 2015


Conheça a empresa que ajuda pessoas a criar seus próprios painéis solares.
4. December 2015 (...)

Fifth Element

"Самодельный солнечный концентратор из Финляндии"
1. December 2015

CCTV Africa

"Social Entrepreneurs Create a Solar Cooker in South Africa" (Video)
22. October 2015

Pensamento Verde

"Empresa ensina pessoas a construírem seus próprios painéis solares"
10. October 2015 (...)

Eco Inventos

"Como construir tu propio concentrador solar con la guía gratis de GoSol"
5. October 2015

Green City

" Концентратор своими руками "
2. October 2015

"GoSol: il solare a concentrazione fai-da-te che porta energia pulita alle popolazioni povere del mondo"
2. October 2015 (...)

"Come costruire un forno solare: ecco la guida di GoSol"
2. October 2015 (...)

Off Grid Quest

"Build your own solar concentrator at home with GoSol’s free DIY guide"
2. October 2015 (...)

Green Life

"GoSol - солнечные печки для малого бизнеса"
2. October 2015 (...)


"GoSol - солнечные печки для малого бизнеса"
2. October 2015 (...)

Energy Fresh

"Создайте свой собственный солнечный концентратор"
1. October 2015


"Создайте свой собственный солнечный концентратор для дома с бесплатным руководством от GoSol"
1. October 2015 (...)

Energia Rinnovabili

"Forni solari, con la guida di GoSol lo costruisci da solo"
1. October 2015 (...)


"GoSol випустили безкоштовну інструкцію по створенню сонячного концентратора"
1. October 2015 (...)


"Build your own solar concentrator at home with GoSol’s free DIY guide"
30. September 2015 (...)


"GoSol releases first free solar concentrator construction guide"
29. September 2015 (...)

Sortir du nucléaire

Article on in the french magazine Sortir du nucléaire. "GoSol, l’entreprenariat solaire accessible aux plus pauvres." Read it on our blog.
1. August 2015 (...)


De l’énergie solaire en «do it yourself» pour les pays du sud.
26. June 2015 (...)

Radio France Internationale

"C’est pas du vent", a radio program about the environment and solutions. Our CTO, Arnaud Crétot, presents the campaign and constructions guides.
25. June 2015 (...)

United World College Mahindra

"To live the UWC mission of a sustainable future is challenging, but Urs Riggenbach from Switzerland is determined to change the way we use technology to help build a sustainable future." - Portrait of Urs Riggenbach and (...)
18. June 2015 (...)


"Solar thermal is limited firstly by the availability of sunlight, secondly by useable surface area upon which to place solar concentrators and lastly by the imagination." Interview with Lorin (...)
16. June 2015 (...)


"L’énergie solaire au service du développement."
13. June 2015

Faites le plein d’avenir

"GoSol, une entreprise sociale basée en Finlande lance une campagne de financement participatif pour permettre à des artisans du monde entier de bénéficier gratuitement..."
11. June 2015 (...)


"Il sole è un bene di tutti, approfittiamone per combattere declino ambientale e povertà nel mondo. Non si tratta di una visione naïve, ma di un traguardo fattibile."
20. May 2015

Non Sprecare

"Forni solari, la campagna di crowdfunding “Free the sun” per un cambiamento globale" - The "Free the Sun" crodwfunding campaign for a global change.
20. May 2015 (...)

Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves

"to break the capital cost barriers to small scale use of solar concentration for household cooking, small commercial use,..."
20. May 2015 (...)

18eLode - Il giornale degli universitari

A portrait of Elisabetta Gaglione of GoSol / Solar Fire, in Italian, and a section featuring the Free The Sun campaign.
17. May 2015

Agence Ecofin

"GoSol à la rescousse des artisans africains pour l’exploitation des ressources solaires"
12. May 2015 (...)

Terra Eco

"Du solaire pour booster l’artisanat du Sud" - Solar energy to boost artisanal activity in the Global South.
12. May 2015,59703.html


"Free the Sun: energia solare accessibile a tutti, in ogni parte del mondo" - Accessible solar energy to everyone everywhere in the world.
7. May 2015 (...)

Energie Rinnovabili

"Ridurre l’Impatto del Cambiamento Climatico e le Barriere d’Accesso al Solare" - Reducing climate change and facilitating access to solar energy.
7. May 2015 (...)

Solar Bakery: ad Haiti si fa il pane con il sole.
7. May 2015

Il Prof. Echos

"Là dove l’energia del sole rende felici " - Where solar energy makes people happy.
2. May 2015 (...)

UBLU Umweltberatung Luzern

"Sonnenenergie nutzen geht auch ohne Photovoltaik- oder Solaranlage. Aus Spiegeln lassen sich hocheffiziente, autark funktionierende Öfen bauen und wer hat nicht als Kind schon mal mit einer Lupe ein Feuer (...)
28. April 2015 (...)


GoSol campaign featured among Tesla battery, Solar Impulse airplane, low-cost LEDs and other great solutions.
26. April 2015


"GoSol could be the key to no-cost solar heat around the world" - Inhabitat - Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building
22. April 2015 (...)

BioEcoGeo - Cucinare col sole

"La missione di Solar Fire Concentration è rendere l’energia solare sostenibile accessibile a tutti, soprattutto alle piccole e medie industrie dei paesi ’emergenti’"
20. April 2015


"Here’s how solar concentrators could provide renewable cooking technologies for the developing world"
20. April 2015 (...)

Featured by Tekes

Tekes is the Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation.
17. April 2015 (...)

PassWord Show, Radio Resonance

The Password radio program is the UK’s only regular-hour long foray into the world of science and technology and not only tells you about the latest developments in the area but what those technologies mean to (...)
16. April 2015


"[] aims to kick off a global wave of solar entrepreneurship with free construction guides for building high-powered solar concentrators with local materials"
16. April 2015 (...)


SciDev.Net is the world’s leading source of reliable and authoritative news, views and analysis on information about science and technology for global development.
14. April 2015 (...)


Company profile by the Finnish think tank Kalevi Sorsa Säätiö.
6. April 2015 (...)

BioEcoGeo Magazine

"Nel quinto anniversario del terribile terremoto ad Haiti, è sorta la prima “Solar Bakery” grazie ad una start up finlandese costituita da un team internazionale."
30. March 2015


"Cocina solar en Haití" Article about our first solar bakery in Haiti. January 2015.
25. January 2015


"Una panadería solar en Haití" Article about our first solar bakery in Haiti.
20. January 2015

Virtual Pro

"Panadería Solar Lanzado en Haití " Article about our first solar bakery in Haiti.
20. January 2015 (...)




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