NEXTGEN OFF-GRID HOME

BrightLife enables homes across Uganda to affordably power their lights and cook their meals in a cleaner, safer and healthier environment, while saving time and money and increasing productivity.

Improve Health

A research study explored the benefits perceived by BrightLife customers using solar lanterns, solar home systems and improved cookstoves. Health was the most frequently cited benefit: 85 percent of households stated their health was positively impacted, supported by reports of improved eye and respiratory health, and less toxicity and burns.

Increase Productivity

Customers are using BrightLife’s energy products to extend the working day, according to research. This includes extra time for housework, business activities and recreation. Parents take pleasure in a having a longer, more active day. Children are able to read at night. Mobile phones are always charged. Businesses stay open longer, leading to more satisfied customers and more opportunities to generate income.

Reduce Expenses

Sixty percent of BrightLife’s solar customers reported eliminating their mobile phone charging expenses. Additionally, nearly half said they reduced their monthly kerosene purchases by 61 percent. Finally, BrightLife’s cookstoves offer the possibility of reducing fuel use by 50 percent or more.

Generate Income

Many customers use BrightLife products to power their businesses and to generate additional income. Solar home systems charge phones and provide TV entertainment. Cookstoves prepare meals faster while using less resources.

Upgrade Over Time

BrightLife solar home systems are modular, allowing you to connect additional solar panels and batteries to power more lights and appliances, like TVs. As your needs change, family expands or income grows, so, too, does your solar home system.

Lights

Lights

Phone Charging

Phone Charging

Radio

Radio

TV & Battery Pack

TV & Battery Pack