d.light Impact

d.light’s social impact calculations are based on sales in emerging markets and use conservative assumptions and the best available external research (from the UN and IFC among others).

Further data will become available over time as part of research efforts to better understand the long-term impact of these figures.


*we report total impact by d.light

After upgrading to solar lighting, d.light customers report the following benefits:

  • Improved health
  • Improved safety
  • Improved performance in schools
  • Reduced eyestrain
  • Ability to generate more income
  • Light for health clinics and schools

The business aims to empower the lives of at least 100 million people by 2020.

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