BBOXX is an international business that offers solar power to families without reliable access to electricity. BBOXX engineers, manufactures, finances and sells plug & play solar systems, leading The Solar Revolution across the developing world. BBOXX retails solar kits on monthly payment plans, reducing the barrier of upfront costs and unlocking solar for the mass market. Through SMART Solar, BBOXX links products and data to benefit customers and provide superior responsive customer service. Thus far, 41,000 BBOXX products have been sold in more than 35 countries, improving the lives of more than 205,000 people.
BBOXX produces solar kits, residential solar installations, energy kiosks and efficient accessories for sales in the developing world. Solar kits offer 10Wh to 1kWh of electricity, while solar installations offer 2kWh to 20kWh of electricity. BBOXX solar kits and installations are charged by solar panels and/or grid electricity where available. BBOXX Energy Kiosks rent solar kits to local communities, providing basic electricity for lights and phone charging. By also offering accessories such as LED lights, phone chargers, televisions and refrigerators. BBOXX provides more than just solar lanterns, BBOXX provides complete energy solutions.
Since 2010, BBOXX has sold 41,000 units in 35 countries, providing 205,000 people with electricity. By using BBOXX people have longer working or studying hours, in addition to safety and environmental benefits.
In December 2013, the Financial Times called BBOXX “one of the UK’s fastest growing companies”. As income levels in rural communities rise, more people can afford access to electricity services, and BBOXX is there to serve them. BBOXX has 30 rural shops in 3 countries, and by the end of 2014, will grow to 60 shops in 4 countries.
|Employees (est.) (Oct 2019)||388|
|Revenue (FY, 2017)||£3.6 M|
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|Khosla Impact, Mitsubishi Corporation, Engie, KawiSafi Ventures, DOEN Participaties, Bamboo Capital Partners, Sandhya Hegde|
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BBOXX has 5.63k Twitter Followers. The number of followers has increased 1.6% month over month and increased 3% quarter over quarter
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When was BBOXX founded?
BBOXX was founded in 2010.
Who are BBOXX key executives?
BBOXX's key executives are Mansoor Hamayun, Laurent Van Houcke and Christopher Baker-Brian.
How many employees does BBOXX have?
BBOXX has 388 employees.
What is BBOXX revenue?
Latest BBOXX annual revenue is £3.6 m.
What is BBOXX revenue per employee?
Latest BBOXX revenue per employee is £9.3 k.
Who are BBOXX competitors?
Competitors of BBOXX include Next Kraftwerke, Edison International and PV Squared.
Where is BBOXX headquarters?
BBOXX headquarters is located at 111 Power Road, London.
Where are BBOXX offices?
BBOXX has offices in London, Greater London, Franklinville, and in 13 other locations.
How many offices does BBOXX have?
BBOXX has 22 offices.
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