july, 2014


SolarWorks! How to avoid a bringing a 'poor man's lamp' to the market

Event Details

SolarWorks! shows that solar products can also be specifically designed for emerging markets. SolarWorks! provides the answer to people in need of good electricity supply, by offering affordable solar products. A significant percentage of South Africans are still without power, a far larger part of the population has access to power but is depending an unreliable supply. With good product design in terms of functionality as well as local support this can be solved with solar products. 

Participation: Limited space available; please enquire to RSVP@departmentofdesign.nl

Parking: Information may be found here.


(Thursday) 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM


Department of Design

8 Vrede Street, Gardens 8100 Cape Town, South Africa


Department of Design