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d.light

d.light is a California-based manufacturer and distributor of solar LED lanterns, power systems, and related products for the commercial sector. Read more

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Co-Founder & CEO

Ned Tozun

CEO Approval Rating

82/100

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Greenlight Planet is perceived as one of d.light's biggest rivals. Greenlight Planet's headquarters is in Chicago, Illinois, and was founded in 2005. Greenlight Planet operates in the Renewable Energy Equipment & Services industry. Greenlight Planet generates 141% of d.light's revenue.

MPOWERD has been one of d.light's top competitors. MPOWERD is a Private company that was founded in 2012 in Brooklyn, New York. MPOWERD operates in the Renewable Energy Equipment & Services industry. Compared to d.light, MPOWERD has 975 fewer employees.

LuminAID is d.light's #3 rival. LuminAID was founded in Houston, Texas} in 2010. LuminAID is in the Renewable Energy industry. Compared to d.light, LuminAID generates $95.4M less revenue.

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d.light Funding History

Since d.light was founded in 2006, it has participated in 15 rounds of funding. In total d.light has raised $190.7M. d.light's last funding round was on May 2021 for a total of $10.0M

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FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Equity
May 2021
$10M
Debt
Mar 2020
$10M

Lion’s Head Global Partners

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Nov 2019
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Jul 2019
$18M
Equity
Dec 2018
$39.7M

Since d.light was founded in 2006, it has participated in 15 rounds of funding. In total d.light has raised $190.7M. d.light's last funding round was on May 2021 for a total of $10.0M

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d.light News

February 8, 2021Afrikan Heroes

Kenyan Off-grid Energy Firm d.Light Secures $15m From Norfund

d.Light, a Nairobi-based solar firm has been financing its off-grid energy project [...]The post Keny... See more »
January 19, 2021Webindia123

OLX Autos announces a two-day virtual summit of delightful conversations around design OLX DLight 21

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI/NewsVoir): The design team at OLX Autos today announces the launch... See more »
October 22, 2020TechMoran

d.light settles US$ 1 million of monthly loans for Covid-hit customers

Solar company d.light has settled close to US$ 1 million to settle loans taken by their customers who... See more »
June 14, 2020Afrikan Heroes

Kenyan Solar Startup d.light Secures $65 Million Debt Funding From Solar Frontier Capital

Solar Frontier Capital Limited and solar energy startup d.light, a leading global [...]The post Kenya... See more »
January 3, 2020Energy Mix Report

9mobile partners d.light on solar power offerings in Nigeria

9mobile has partnered d.light Solar, a global leader in solar energy, to provide affordable solar-pow... See more »
November 8, 2019Business Green

Shell snaps up stake in off-grid solar energy firm d.light

Oil giant invests in start-up seeking to deliver electricity to millions of people across Africa and ... See more »
July 3, 2019IMPACT ALPHA

D.light raises $18 million in debt for off-grid solar financing

ImpactAlpha, July 3 - D.light has designed and manufactured small-scale solar products that have prov... See more »

d.light Blogs

May 20, 2019d.light Blog

Eco-Friendly Products to Reduce Environmental Impact

Humans are destroying the planet - it's widely evident on the degrading state of our environment. Our... See more »
May 13, 2019d.light Blog

Must Have Gear for Burning Man

Every year, tens of thousands of people around the world would gather in Nevada's Black Rock Desert f... See more »
May 6, 2019d.light Blog

Reducing Energy Poverty [Infographic]

2.3 billion people around the world still lack access to reliable electricity or live off the grid co... See more »
April 23, 2019d.light Blog

Best Gift for Campers

Choosing gifts for outdoorsy people can be tricky. Campers love receiving new gear for their next exc... See more »
April 15, 2019d.light Blog

6 Best Backpacking Trips in the U.S.

While one can discover unique wonders of the world from traveling to far off places, plenty is within... See more »
April 9, 2019d.light Blog

4 Essentials for A Long Term Emergency Power Outage [Infographic]

Power outages can severely disrupt our everyday lives when the supply is interrupted. Powerful hurric... See more »
March 25, 2019d.light Blog

The Pros and Cons of Solar Power Kits

Solar power has been a growing trend for the past decade for being an alternative to traditional ener... See more »

d.light Press Releases

February 25, 2014MARKETWIRE

d.light Announces $11 Million Series C Financing, Expands Board of Directors

Growth Financing Led by DFJ and Omidyar Network, Including Participation From All Existing Investors... See more »

d.light Videos

January 16, 2020d.light Youtube Channel

"d.light X1000" on YOUTUBE

January 16, 2020d.light Youtube Channel

"d.light X500" on YOUTUBE

December 30, 2019d.light Youtube Channel

"d.light T200" on YOUTUBE

December 30, 2019d.light Youtube Channel

"d.light A2" on YOUTUBE

December 30, 2019d.light Youtube Channel

"d.light D180" on YOUTUBE

December 30, 2019d.light Youtube Channel

"d.light D100" on YOUTUBE

December 30, 2019d.light Youtube Channel

"d.light S30" on YOUTUBE

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d.light Headquarters

2100 Geng Road Suite 210

Palo Alto, California94303

415-910-9955

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Overview

d.light is a California-based manufacturer and distributor of solar LED lanterns, power systems, and related products for the commercial sector. d.light was founded in 2006. d.light's headquarters is located in Palo Alto, California, USA 94303. It has...

CEO

d.light's Co-Founder & CEO, Ned Tozun, currently has an approval rating of 82%. d.light's primary competitors are Greenlight Planet, MPOWERD & LuminAID.

Website

dlight.com

Frequently Asked Questions about d.light

  1. When was d.light founded?

    d.light was founded in 2006
  2. Who is d.light's CEO?

    d.light's CEO is Ned Tozun
  3. How much revenue does d.light generate?

    d.light generates $100M in revenue
  4. How much funding does d.light have?

    d.light has historically raised $190.7M in funding
  1. Where is d.light's headquarters?

    d.light's headquarters is in Palo Alto California, USA
  2. How many employees does d.light have?

    d.light has 1,000 employees
  3. What sector does d.light operate in?

    d.light is in Renewable Energy Equipment & Services
  4. Who are d.light's competitors?

    d.light's top competitors are Greenlight Planet, MPOWERD, LuminAID