29 June 16 | d.light driving increased energy options to the 2.3 billion people living without access to reliable power to achieve its goal of reaching 100 million people by 2020 

8 July 15 | d.light’s new A1 solar lantern will enable customers to save 20% of their daily income 

d.light Reaches 50 Million Lives Empowered

18 May 15 | Solar company achieves unprecedented scale for social enterprise, turns focus to greater impact

d.light Wins Verizon Powerful Answers Award

3 Feb 15 | Solar company accelerates energy access in developing world by leveraging mobile networks

2011–2014 Press Releases (PDFs)

d.light Reaches 500,000th Pay-As-You-Go Customer, Launches Access Initiative INFOGRAPHIC

22 Jul 2014 | Company announces strategic focus to scale solar through financing globally.

d.light Hits 125,000 Solar Home Systems Milestone

08 May 2014 | Company leads industry in sales of upgradeable, maintenance-free, easy-to-install solar in developing world.

d.light Leaders Named 2014 Social Entrepreneurs of the Year

24 Mar 2014 | Schwab Foundation award highlights global impact and innovation of social enterprises.

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

25 Feb 2014 | Growth financing led by DFJ and Omidyar Network, including participation from all existing investors.

d.light Adds Al Wood, Tech Industry Veteran, as CFO

01 Oct 2013 | Former CFO of Tapjoy joins executive team to accelerate growth.

d.light Launches Next Generation of Longer-Lasting, Maintenance-Free Solar Lanterns for Off-Grid Households

24 Jan 2013 | d.light Launches Next Generation of Longer-Lasting, Maintenance-Free Solar

d.light Wins $1.5M Zayed Future Energy Prize
15 Jan 2013 | Prestigious Prize is World’s Largest Annual Award in Renewable Energy and Sustainability Sector.

d.light Celebrates Ten Million Lives Empowered Through Solar Lighting

12 Nov 2012 | Social Enterprise Improving Lives of BOP Households in Over 40 Countries Worldwide.

d.light Launches Ultra-Affordable Solar Lantern for Emerging Markets

18 May 2011 | Under USD8 Product will Promote Educational Aspirations for Millions.

d.light Products Support Development in Afghanistan

26 Apr 2011 | Distribution Partners Provide Solar Lighting to 7,000 Off-Grid Households.

d.light Donn Tice as Chief Executive Officer to Lead Social Enterprise’s Next Stage of High Growth

31 Mar 2011 | Social Enterprise Accelerating Effort to Reach 1.6 Billion without Electricity.

Total Cameroon and d.light Launch Countrywide Marketing & Distribution

01 Jan 2011 | Solar-Powered Lanterns and Mobile Chargers Now Available in all Total Stations.