Impact Initiative:

With, Solar Fire Concentration Ltd is empowering entrepreneurs and artisans in Africa with solar thermal energy for food processing and preservation. This impact oriented work is made possible through sponsorship by Wärtsilä Corporation. Support for the Initiative also comes from Autodesk Foundation and Silicon Valley Community Foundation. Learn more on

Founding Sponsor

Wärtsilä is committed to support African societies and businesses and is backing the piloting and scale-up of this local solar technology through education in Africa and beyond. Learn more



In rural Kenya, Nancy is saving money by using GoSol solar oven to run her bakery.