Mobisol

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    As Africa’s largest rent-to-own solar service provider by capacity installed, Mobisol is paving the way for the solar revolution in the developing world. Mobisol solar systems come complete with an extended warranty and a full service package including comprehensive customer service, free maintenance and an innovative remote monitoring technology. The systems can illuminate entire households, and power e.g. laptops, radios, TVs, fridges and charge cell phones. The larger systems are powerful enough to run energy-based businesses.

    TypePrivate
    Founded2010
    HQBerlin, DE
    Websiteplugintheworld.com
    Employee Ratings3.6

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (Feb 2020)395
    Cybersecurity ratingDMore

    Key People/Management at Mobisol

    Thomas Gottschalk

    Thomas Gottschalk

    Co-Founder and CEO
    Terry Odiko

    Terry Odiko

    Head of Customer Care
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    Mobisol Office Locations

    Mobisol has offices in Berlin, Nairobi, Kigali and Arusha
    Berlin, DE (HQ)
    85 Skalitzer Str.
    Nairobi, KE
    Mombasa Road
    Kigali, RW
    Plot Number 280 KN 14 Ave
    Arusha, TZ
    Tasso Ground - Plot SS/31, Njiro Rd
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    Mobisol Financials and Metrics

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    Founding Date

    2010

    Mobisol Cybersecurity Score

    Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

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    66/100

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    Mobisol News and Updates

    DC Distribution Networks Market 2018: Global Analysis by Key Players – ABB, Siemens AG, Johnson Controls, Mobisol

    Wiseguyreports.Com Publish New Market Research Report On -“DC Distribution Networks Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends, Growth and Forecast 2018 - 2025” Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

    In Africa, Rural Electrification Is Driven By Technology & Crowd Investments

    Falling solar panel prices have led to a steep surge of economically viable off-grid solutions all over the world  -- as well, and especially, in sub-Saharan Africa

    Cleantech: Reaching A Zero Carbon Economy

    Major cities all around the world will play an increasingly important role in addressing the challenges of climate change in the near future, and Berlin is at the forefront of this race to reach a zero carbon economy. The German capital wants to be seen as a pioneer, and is the ideal example to illu…

    Akinwumi Adesina: “My job as President of the African Development Bank is to put Africa first.”

    Anne-Sophie Garrigou, journalist at The Beam, met with Akinwumi Adesina. Together, they talked about the challenges of the off-grid sector in Africa and the development of renewable energy, as well as the impact of Trump’s political decision (cutting financial international aid) on the continent Aki…

    Mobisol Acquires Lumeter To Expand Off-Grid Solar Pay-As-You-Go Solution

    This week, Mobisol has announced that it has acquired Lumeter, one of the largest providers of pay-as-you-go (PAYG) software for the off-grid solar industry. This acquisition aims to create strong synergies between Lumeter and Mobisol’s software for PAYG services Mobisol Acquires Lumeter To Expand O…

    Mobisol Blogs

    ENGIE Mobisol Rwanda supports teachers to access Solar Home System credit financing for the first time

    Almost 70 teachers in Rwanda have gained access to credit financing to rent-to-own their own Solar Home System for the first time – and at an 18% discount – thanks to a campaign run by ENGIE Mobisol Rwanda in partnership with the Development Bank of Rwanda and the teachers’ cooperative, Umwalimu Sac…

    ENGIE Africa brings off-grid power to over 4 million people, establishing its position as market leader on the continent

    ENGIE Africa is pleased to announce that it has successfully accelerated the Access to Energy (A2E) strategy that it launched in 2018. ENGIE has achieved this through the development of its three A2E off-grid energy solution companies: Fenix International, ENGIE Mobisol, and ENGIE PowerCorner. With …

    Mobisol GmbH to secure a sustainable position through restructuring process

    Mobisol GmbH filed for self-administered insolvency proceedings at the District Court of Charlottenburg (Berlin). Business operations continue as normal and to the full extent. All foreign subsidiaries are not affected by the insolvency. The Management informs employees, customers and all other rele…

    Paygee expands beyond solar to more sectors

    There is huge demand in remote areas for an easy, affordable solution for off-grid and pay-as-you-go (PAYG) product sales. As the team behind the PAYG software that has fuelled Mobisol’s first generation success in solar, Paygee has the expertise needed to open up this life-changing technology to al…

    How machine learning innovations put Mobisol at the forefront of PAYG financing

    Integrity. Innovation. Ethics. These principles are the foundation on which Mobisol has built its stellar reputation for trusted design and engineering. But the creation of cutting edge solar energy systems is not the only area of business in which Mobisol is leading the pack. Behind the razzle dazz…

    Mobisol celebrates 5 bright years electrifying Rwanda

    Every life-changing organization started out as a dream, a heartfelt desire to make the world a better place. This hope becomes a reality only through the hard work and dedication of the people involved. So has been the case with Mobisol’s innovative solar products – a pioneering vision to bring lig…
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    Mobisol Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Mobisol founded?

      Mobisol was founded in 2010.

    • Who are Mobisol key executives?

      Mobisol's key executives are Thomas Gottschalk and Terry Odiko.

    • How many employees does Mobisol have?

      Mobisol has 395 employees.

    • Who are Mobisol competitors?

      Competitors of Mobisol include BELECTRIC, Sonnen and Xiamen Solar First Energy Technology.

    • Where is Mobisol headquarters?

      Mobisol headquarters is located at 85 Skalitzer Str., Berlin.

    • Where are Mobisol offices?

      Mobisol has offices in Berlin, Nairobi, Kigali and Arusha.

    • How many offices does Mobisol have?

      Mobisol has 4 offices.