Bringing you the energy solutions of tomorrow

With a decade of experience behind us, our purpose has never been clearer. We provide simple, sustainable savings to our customers.

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Renewable Energy Solutions

Our integrated solutions are designed to reduce electricity costs, provide energy security and improve your carbon footprint to enable a sustainable future for your business.


Since 2011 we’ve been financing and delivering solar projects across Southern Africa. With over 60MW of funded solar projects, we are continually driven to assist our customers in reaching their green energy ambitions while saving them money in the process.


Holistic Energy Solutions


Reduce your carbon emissions and electricity costs with Capex-free solar


Get uninterrupted power for your business and avoid load shedding


Get cheaper, more sustainable power from an offsite solar solution


Purchase cheaper electricity from private power traders


Reduce your environmental impact using green gas to power your business


Recognise your carbon emission reductions and achieve your sustainability goals


Starsight Energy and SolarAfrica to join forces

Starsight Energy and SolarAfrica announce transformational merger to create one of the largest C&I solar developers on the African continent.

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African Solar Company of the Year

As a pioneering solar company, SolarAfrica has been named the continent’s leading solar energy firm, scooping the prestigeous African Solar Company of the Year award at the 2021 Africa Solar Industry Association Awards held in London.

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Trusted by 100s of businesses each day


Featured projects

Ford Motor Company's Silverton plant where we constructed a 13.5MW solar carport

Ford Motor Company

Silverton, Pretoria
13.5 MW system 
20,072 tonnes of CO2 saved

BCC George's 1.74MW ground-mounted solar system.

BCC George

George, Western Cape
1.74 MW system 
2,587 tonnes of CO2 saved

Trade Route Mall's 3.6MW solar system including solar carports. Financed by SolarAfrica Energy.

Trade Route Mall

Lenasia, Gauteng
3.6 MW system
4,837 tonnes of CO2 saved


Trusted across Southern Africa

For more than 10 years, hundreds of businesses have used SolarAfrica to save on their monthly electricity bills, reduce their carbon footprint, and achieve their sustainability goals.

135+ projects

Financed throughout Southern Africa

+60MW solar

Delivered & financed across 5 countries

190MW+ contracted

In additional commercial solar PPAs

262 000 tonnes of CO2

Total carbon emissions saved


Latest blog posts

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