Our Company

SOLAR DEVELOPMENT PLC is an Ethiopian company established in 2008. It is part of a group of sister companies, and within the group of companies, we focus on power generation and supply technology. Within the group, we have specialisation in electromechanical products supply and distribution, solar systems assembly, solar systems integration and installation, wholesale and retail distribution.

SOLAR DEVELOPMENT PLC is the solar energy systems integrator, providing a turnkey solution for a wide range of Solar systems and applications, from Pico Solar Home Systems (PSHS) up to autonomous village power supplies, Street lights, DC refrigerator/freezers, Solar Pumping Systems, and Thermo-siphon Solar Water Heaters. Further, the company is engaged in power- backup systems for grid connected areas.

Company policy is to supply only the highest quality products and services that include warranty and after sales service.

Our Projects

PROJECT DESCRIPTION TIME-LINE
  • SUPPLY OF SOLARBOX FOR LIGHTING AND MOBILE PHONE CHARGING (SNNPR)
  • SUPPLY AND INSTALLATION OF HYBRID SYSTEM FOR A HOLIDAY LODGE (SNNPR)
  • SUPPLY AND INSTALLATION OF SOLAR WATER HEATERS FOR A HOLIDAY LODGE (SNNPR)
2008
  • SUPPLY AND INSTALLATION FOR 17 HEALTH CENTRES; (SNNPR)

    Installation of 1.4kWp and 1.7kWp systems for supply of lights, refrigerators and medicinal equipment

  • INSTALLATION OF SOLAR SYSTEM WITH GRID INTEGRATION FOR A LODGE (SNNPR)
2009
&
2010
  • INSTALLATION OF SOLAR SYSTEM WITH GRID INTEGRATION FOR ORPHANAGE TRAINING CENTER (SNNPR)

    1.45kWp Solar system with grid integration for a school to supply power to classrooms, computer rooms, orphanage houses and workshops

  • SUPPLY AND INSTALLATION OF SOLAR FRIDGE SYSTEMS FOR HEALTH POSTS (OROMIA / SNNPR / AMHARA / AFFAR)

    166L refrigerators complete with solar power for storage of vaccines and other medicine

  • TRAINING OF TRAINERS (SNNPR)

    Solar Energy Technology Training of Solar Trainers in an orphanage training centre

  • SMA COMMISSIONING TRAINING (ADDIS ABABA)

    SMA commissioning training for private companies in corporation with giz

  • TRAINING OF DEALER/DISTRIBUTION PARTNERS (ADDIS ABABA)

    Training of our distribution partners to develop their business skills and technical skills and to increase their capacity to provide high level of customer service by acquiring required customer service and product knowledge

  • SUPPLY & INSTALLATION OF 5KW BACK-UP SYSTEMS (OROMIA)

    Supply of back-up system and rehabilitation of an existing system for a hospital in Aira

  • SUPPLY AND INSTALLATION LIGHTING AND REFRIGERATION (OROMIA / SNNPR)

    Supply & installation for 22 health posts in southern and western regions of Ethiopia

2011
&
2012
  • INSTALLATION OF SOLAR KIOSKS (SNNPR / OROMIA / KENYA)

    Solar kiosks installed all but one installed in remote off-grid country areas to provide services and sales of products to surrounding communities in Mezan-Teppi, Turummi, Langano, Key Afer, Omoratti, Sekker, Harrodibbe, and three kiosks in Kenya

  • SUPPLY & INSTALLATION OF SOLAR SYSTEMS (OROMIA)

    Solar power systems for lighting for 6 health centres in their respective maternity wards

  • INSTALLATION OF SOLAR ON-GRID AND OFF-GRID CONNECTED SYSTEM (TANZANIA)

    15kWp grid connected solar system and 11kWp off-grid PV system for Catholic Vocational Training Centre

2012
&
2013
  • SUPPLY OF 3 INVERTERS, 5KVA EACH (ADDIS ABABA)
  • FURTHER 3 KIOSKS INSTALLED (OROMIA)

    After several successful implementation of solar kiosks and further three kiosks were installed in Bonga-Gedam, Bonga-Zingaj, Bonga-Shareda

2014
  • SUPPLY AND INSTALLATION OF SOLAR SYSTEM FOR REFUGEE CAMP (GAMBELLA)

    200Wp Solar system for refugee camp entertainment center for lighting and DSTV in Jewi and Terkidi Weredas, Gambella

  • SUPPLY AND INSTALLATION OF SOLAR FRIDGES (AFFAR)

    6 x 166L fridges were supplied and installed in Ewa, Ada’ar and Chifra Wereda for storage of vaccine in health posts

  • SUPPLY AND INSTALLATION 600VA TO 5KVA (ADDIS ABABA)

    Supply and installation of back-up systems for residential and office backup systems

  • SUPPLY AND INSTALLATION OF SOLAR SYSTEM (SNNPR)

    1.7kWp Solar system for supply of lighting, and mobile charging for a library, meeting halls, warehouse, and clinic in an epicenter in Wurib

  • INSTALLATION OF SOLAR KIOSKS (SNNPR)

    Further three kiosks installed in Welqite and Butajira.

2015
  • SUPPLY OF LANTERNS, SMALL-MEDIUM-LARGE SHSs

    Many thousands of lanterns, small/medium/large solar home systems have been supplied predominantly to rural communities throughout Ethiopia to supply lights, mobile phone charging, radio, and television

  • POWER BACK-UP SYSTEMS

    Many power back-up systems have been installed in grid connected areas for both urban households and businesses as well as rural communities

  • SUPPLY & INSTALLATION OF SOLAR WATER HEATERS

    Supplied and installed many solar water heaters mainly in urban areas

  • SUPPLY & INSTALLATION OF STREET/COMPOUND LIGHTING

    Supply and installation of compound and street lighting

Various times
&
until today