Greenlight Planet Revenue and Competitors

Chicago, IL USA



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  • Greenlight Planet's estimated annual revenue is currently $266.3M per year.(i)
  • Greenlight Planet received $Undisclosed in venture funding in March 2019.
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  • Greenlight Planet's total funding is $497M.

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Greenlight Planet is a US-based global leader dedicated to delivering safe, affordable solar energy products to more than 2 billion people who live off the electric grid around the world. Our Sun King solar- powered lights and phone chargers are used by 30 million customers in South Asia, Latin America, East Africa and West Africa today. Over 7 million Sun King lamps have been sold to-date. Our mission is to provide clean, honest and sustainable energy anyone can afford. Our products have earned huge recognition, including a ranking as the best solar lamp by the Economist Magazine and best-in-category prizes from the World Bank's Lighting Global program. The Company has also won numerous awards including the recent 2016 Ashden International Award - the world's most prestigious 'green' award for excellence in sustainable energy. The award acknowledges the major strides Greenlight Planet has made to increase energy access through micro-financing in disadvantaged communities. Today, with over 250 full-time Greenlighters serving more than 60 countries, we are amazed at how each new team member contributes unique and innovative solutions to this global challenge, from new product designs, to better training strategies, to more efficient logistical systems. We listen closely to each other to improve our products, our service, and ultimately, the lives of our consumers.

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Greenlight Planet's People

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Design Manager West AfricaReveal Email/Phone
Area Sales Manager, Niger stateReveal Email/Phone
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Greenlight Planet News

2022-04-20 - Pico Solar Market Size, Outlook And Forecast | D.light design ...

... Outlook And Forecast | D.light design, Panasonic, Nokero, SunnyMoney, Fosera Group, Greenlight Planet, Barefoot Power, Philips.

2022-04-19 - Pico Solar Photovoltaic Market Size, Outlook And Forecast ...

SunPower, Greenlight Planet, JA Solar, Panasonic, Nokero, Barefoot Power, Canadian Solar, Sharp Solar, SunnyMoney, 3M, Kyocera, Jinko Solar,...

2022-03-30 - Job: Talent Acquisition Associate, Lagos at Greenlight Planet | The Paradise News

Job: Talent Acquisition Associate, Lagos at Greenlight Planet. by Admin April 2, 2022, 9:13 am.

2020-09-22 - Greenlight Planet raises $90M to sell solar-powered electricity kits to sub-Saharan African countries

A solar startup with roots at the University of Illinois just raised $90 million to sell electricity kits to people in sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia. Greenlight Planet, the maker of Sun King solar-powered, pay-as-you-go electricity kits, raised its new debt and equity funding from investors ...

2019-09-09 - Huge Demand for Pico Solar Photovoltaic Market 2019 with ...

... for Pico Solar Photovoltaic Market 2019 with Top Leading Players like Panasonic, Philips, Barefoot Power, D.Light Design, Greenlight Planet.

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Greenlight Planet Funding

DateAmountRoundLead InvestorsReference
2016-02-29$5.0MUndisclosedOverseas Private Investment CorporationArticle
2017-12-06$60.0MUndisclosedApis PartnersArticle