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
18 May 15 | Solar company achieves unprecedented scale for social enterprise, turns focus to greater impact
3 Feb 15 | Solar company accelerates energy access in developing world by leveraging mobile networks
2011–2014 Press Releases (PDFs)
22 Jul 2014 | Company announces strategic focus to scale solar through financing globally.
08 May 2014 | Company leads industry in sales of upgradeable, maintenance-free, easy-to-install solar in developing world.
24 Mar 2014 | Schwab Foundation award highlights global impact and innovation of social enterprises.
25 Feb 2014 | Growth financing led by DFJ and Omidyar Network, including participation from all existing investors.
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.
12 Nov 2012 | Social Enterprise Improving Lives of BOP Households in Over 40 Countries Worldwide.
18 May 2011 | Under USD8 Product will Promote Educational Aspirations for Millions.
26 Apr 2011 | Distribution Partners Provide Solar Lighting to 7,000 Off-Grid Households.
31 Mar 2011 | Social Enterprise Accelerating Effort to Reach 1.6 Billion without Electricity.
01 Jan 2011 | Solar-Powered Lanterns and Mobile Chargers Now Available in all Total Stations.