1Energy specialises in the design and delivery of solar renewable energy solutions to reduce your energy costs and enhance the sustainability of your operations.

We view your energy needs as a whole, carefully weighing the costs and benefits of renewable generation and energy efficiency technologies to ensure optimal, comprehensive solutions offering the best performance and return on investment.



We pride ourselves on engaging as energy partners, understanding our clients’ needs and crafting bespoke energy solutions.  We understand the practical challenges and complexities involved in delivering major energy projects in remote locations and different countries in sub-Saharan Africa and the Indian Ocean.

We also understand the heavy costs of running diesel generators around the clock in remote locations, therefore we tailor our solutions to minimise your energy consumption and maximise the benefits of less costly, clean and sustainable solar power.

Our solutions, advice and performance projections are based on sound engineering, actual equipment specifications and the characteristics of each site – not on wishful thinking and sales hype.

We monitor results from our installed base of projects to track actual performance, so that we can constantly improve our designs and solution specifications. With a full range of solutions and services, our offering is backed up by our own expertise and our close collaboration with selected technology partners and investors.


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Energy Poverty

April 5th, 2017|0 Comments

The African continent has been plagued by energy poverty ever since Belgian inventor Zénobe Gramme invented a generator powerful enough to produce power on a commercial scale in the early 1870’s. In the words of Bob Dylan, “the times they are a changin’.” Listen to  Energy Security […]

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Africa Poised For Renewables Boom

March 31st, 2017|0 Comments

With the Power & Electricity World Africa 2017 conference recently completed in Johannesburg, Africa seems poised to take advantage of massive growth in off-grid solar. In an article by Anine Kilian in ENGINEERING NEWS she says according to South African Solar Photovoltaic Committee chairperson Jo […]


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