Solar products affordable to low-income households on a pay-per-use plan. Customers acquire solar systems for small deposit and then purchase daily usage “credits” for US $0.45, less than the price of traditional kerosene lighting. The system provides benefits for the well being of users and the global environment. After one year of payments customers own their solar systems outright A simple co-ordinated design language was created for the solar led lighting products. Visually appealing and durable, suitable for home environments in developing countries Proprietary, patented technology platform revolutionize asset financing in emerging markets. All revenues are collected in real-time via mobile money systems (such as M-PESA in Kenya) and embedded GSM sensors in each solar system allow M-KOPA to monitor real time performance and regulate usage based upon payments. This connected design means that M-KOPA is processing vast amounts of data (i.e. over 10,000 mobile payments per day) via the company’s proprietary cloud platform, M-KOPAnet M-KOPA has connected more than 250,000 homes in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda adding 500 new home each day

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