Media Kit and Press Releases

GoSol.org Showcase at Pier 9, San Francisco, 25th of May 2017

Check back for media updates on May 26th!

The Sol5 Solar Oven ready for showcase at Autodesk Pier 9.
Solar Fire team with Sherry Wong of Autodesk Pier 9 posing in front of the newly built Sol5 Solar Oven in San Francisco.
Banner telling the latest updates from Kenya.
Banner about the Yier Ngima Roastery.
Banner about the Koptige Bakery.

GoSol.org in Kenya with Wärtsilä, April 2017

Banner at GoSol.org's Kisumu County presentation on April 7th, 2017.
Lorin Symington presenting on the outcomes of GoSol.org's pilot projects in Kenya.
Lorin Symington and Heikki Lindfors in front of the newly inaugurated SOL5 Solar Oven made possible through founding sponsor Wärtsilä.
GoSol.org's Lorin Symington happy about the impact of our pilot projects and excited about the next steps in Kenya and beyond.

GoSol.org in Kenya with World Vision, February 2017

Project sponsor: Wärtsilä

Construction starting in Kenya.
Local artisan fabricating parts for the construction.
GoSol's chief builder Lorin Symington on-site.
A GoSol SOL5 Roaster unit is completed.
GoSol.org builder Lorin Symington is instructing local helpers in Kenya.
Locals inspecting the SOL5 Oven at Yier Ngima cooperative, Kenya.
SOL5 Oven installed at Tinderet community, Kenya.
Operating the SOL5 Roaster unit installed at the Yier Ngima cooperative, Kenya.

GoSol.org in Kenya with World Vision, May 2016

Happy Kenyan Baker, free from fossil fuels!
Happy and Empowered Peanut Butter Producer in Kenya.
Solar muffins in Kenya.
So much power only with mirrors and... sunlight!
Yier Ngima Women's cooperative roasting peanuts in Kenya.
Baker at Koptigei Cooperative pulling out freshly baked bread (Kenya).
Pouring peanuts into the solar roaster in Kenya.
Solar concentrators being built by local artisans in Kenya.

GoSol.org Mirrors

GoSol.org Solar Concentrator

Media Contact

For additional media material and print-ready/high-res images, please contact
Urs Riggenbach. urs.riggenbach@gosol.org

Press Releases

9. May 2017

Announcing Pier 9 Showcase of May 25th, 2017 in San Francisco

29. March 2017

New solar thermal energy empowers small entrepreneurs and fights climate change in Kenya

29. Sept 2015

Release of first free "Sol1" Construction Guide

06. Apr 2015

Free The Sun Campaign

06. Feb 2015

Light from the North

07. Jan 2015

Solar Bakery in Haiti