Uranus Solar is a Mozambican company focused in the distribution and installation of solar home systems in rural and peri-urban areas for communities with no access to on-grid energy. With the head offices in Maputo and a branch in lnhambane, the business currently employs 45 people: 72% female and 28 male, mostly youth. The business model is PAYGO, to ensure the low income population has access electricity and thus reduce the environment harm. 

The business seeks to expand geographically to five additional provinces and its products portfolio to include productive ones. 

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Type of organisation

  • Corporate Firm

Rural electrification expertise

  • Product Sales
  • Utility - Energy Sector
  • Women Empowerment

Off-grid system used

  • Stand-alone

RE-technology used

  • Battery / Energy Storage
  • Bioenergy

Based in

Mozambique

Contact

Sergio Joao
Executive Director