SolarNow

SolarNow provides solar home systems, electrical appliances and power solutions for residential, business and agriculture sectors. Read more

95 Followers on Owler
95 Followers on Owler
95 Followers on Owler
95 Followers on Owler

SolarNow

SolarNow provides solar home systems, electrical appliances and power solutions for residential, business and agriculture sectors. Read more

Willem Nolens's photo - Founder & CEO of SolarNow

Founder & CEO

Willem Nolens

CEO Approval Rating

83/100

Founded:

2011

Status:

PrivateIndependent Company

Est. Annual Revenue
Est. Employees
Sector

Renewable Energy

SOLARNOW TOP COMPETITORS OR ALTERNATIVES

RANK

COMPANY

CEO

CEO RATING

EMPLOYEES

FUNDING

REVENUE

Missing a competitor? Contribute!

Egg-energy is one of SolarNow's top rivals. Egg-energy was founded in Dar es Salaam, Dar-es-Salaam} in 2008. Like SolarNow, Egg-energy also competes in the Renewable Energy space. Compared to SolarNow, Egg-energy generates $1M more revenue.

ZOLA Electric is SolarNow's #2 competitor. ZOLA Electric was founded in 2011, and is headquartered in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland. Like SolarNow, ZOLA Electric also operates in the Renewable Energy space.

Greenlight Planet is a top competitor of SolarNow. Greenlight Planet's headquarters is in Chicago, Illinois, and was founded in 2005. Like SolarNow, Greenlight Planet also works within the Renewable Energy sector. Greenlight Planet generates 2,820% of SolarNow's revenue.

Weigh-in!

Help the Owler community know more

Growth Score - 1/1

Is $5M a good estimate for SolarNow's revenue?

SolarNow Acquisitions

No recent acquisitions found related to SolarNow

SolarNow Funding History

Since SolarNow was founded in 2011, it has participated in 6 rounds of funding. In total SolarNow has raised $29.3M. SolarNow's last funding round was on Jan 2019 for a total of $9.0M

ROUND

FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Debt
Jan 2019
$9M

SunFunder Inc.

Series B
Dec 2017
$9M
Debt
Oct 2017
$6M
Debt
May 2016
$2M
Equity
Jun 2015
$800K

Since SolarNow was founded in 2011, it has participated in 6 rounds of funding. In total SolarNow has raised $29.3M. SolarNow's last funding round was on Jan 2019 for a total of $9.0M

SolarNow Investments

No recent investments found related to SolarNow

SolarNow News

January 14, 2019Kenyan Wallstreet

Uganda's SolarNow Raises $9M for Deployment of its Off-Grid Solar System

Uganda-based SolarNow has entered into a $9 million debt deal with its long-term financier SunFunder ... See more »
January 10, 2019Wee Tracker

Uganda's SolarNow Raises USD 9 Mn For Off-Grid Solar Systems Deployment

Kampala-based SolarNow, a company retailing and financing solar home systems, has closed a USD 9 Mn d... See more »
January 9, 2019Techpoint

Uganda-based SolarNow secures $9 million in credit to expand across the country

Ugandan solar energy company, SolarNow has raised a $9 million credit fund to expand depolyment of of... See more »
January 9, 2019Disrupt Africa

Uganda's SolarNow raises $9m debt financing

The Uganda-based off-grid solar company SolarNow has closed its largest financing facility to date th... See more »
October 31, 2018Wee Tracker

Three African Startups Receive Grant Funding From MasterCard Foundation

MasterCard, through its initiative MasterCard Foundation Fund for Rural Prosperity (FRP), has named t... See more »
February 27, 2018IT-Online

IoT to change lives across Africa

The Internet of Things (IoT) is impacting the lives of millions around the world - but none more so t... See more »
December 27, 2017Global Corporate Venturing

Shell charges up SolarNow in $9m round

The off-grid solar power and appliance provider secured funding in a round backed by Shell and existi... See more »

SolarNow Press Releases

SolarNow Videos

Social Media

SolarNow Headquarters

P.O. Box 10776

Kampala, Kampala District

0800-270-070

Driving Directions »

Trending Companies

SolarNow Summary

ABOUT

Overview

SolarNow provides solar home systems, electrical appliances and power solutions for residential, business and agriculture sectors. SolarNow was founded in 2011. SolarNow's headquarters is located in Kampala, Kampala District, UG . It has raised 29.3M ...

CEO

SolarNow's Founder & CEO, Willem Nolens, currently has an approval rating of 83%. SolarNow's primary competitors are Egg-energy, ZOLA Electric & Greenlight Planet.

Website

solarnow.eu

Frequently Asked Questions about SolarNow

  1. When was SolarNow founded?

    SolarNow was founded in 2011
  2. Who is SolarNow's CEO?

    SolarNow's CEO is Willem Nolens
  3. How much revenue does SolarNow generate?

    SolarNow generates $5M in revenue
  4. How much funding does SolarNow have?

    SolarNow has historically raised $29.3M in funding
  1. Where is SolarNow's headquarters?

    SolarNow's headquarters is in Kampala Kampala District, UG
  2. How many employees does SolarNow have?

    SolarNow has 600 employees
  3. What sector does SolarNow operate in?

    SolarNow is in Renewable Energy
  4. Who are SolarNow's competitors?

    SolarNow's top competitors are Egg-energy, ZOLA Electric, Greenlight Planet