Entries by Usher Paul


SolarNow is hiring Commission Sales Representatives(CSR) Locations: Kampala, Gulu, Mbale, Fort Portal, Mbarara. No of staff per location: 10- 20. The Commission Sales Rep (CSR) profile is as below: Should hold a Certificate, Degree or Diploma from a recognized institution. Should have at least a minimum of six months of experience preferably in sales job. Should […]

SolarNow recognized as a “Best For The World” top B Corp Honoree!

SolarNow recognized as a “Best For The World” top B Corp for their exemplary societal and environmental impact September 4, 2019 SolarNow, a Certified B Corporation, has been named a Best For The World honoree in recognition of their company’s positive impact on the environment, their workforce, their local communities, their suppliers, their customers, and […]


PRESS STATEMENT August 20, 2019 SOLARNOW CEO RESIGNS TO PURSUE NEW ROLE IN THE COMPANY   Today Willem Nolens, CEO and founder of SolarNow, announces his resignation as CEO, as Lars Johannisson (COO) and Daniel Wellington (CFO) will jointly lead the company going forward. After 8 years in the role, Willem Nolens will continue as […]

Story from our client – Mr Kahigi James.

Mr Kahigi James, a retired Magistrate residing in Jinja town, who has been a SolarNow client since November 2018. Mr Kahigi has invested in a solar powered water pump that he uses for his dairy farm in Buikwe-Kitigoma Village. He keeps a herd of 25 Freisian cows for his dairy business. How did you get […]


We are happy to announce the appointment of a new chair to our board. SolarNow’s Supervisory Board met with our Managing Board in Nairobi. During the meeting, our Supervisory Board elected Pieter Walhof as its new Chairman, replacing Emma Schofield. Emma has been our Chairman since 2014 and she will continue as a member of our Supervisory […]

Client Service Officer

SolarNow is hiring a Client Service Officer (CSO) for the following branches: Adjumani Arua Bweyale Bundibugyo Bukwo Busia Fortportal Gulu Hoima Ibanda Iganga Ishaka Kabale Kamuli Kasese Kiboga Kumi Kagadi Kapchorwa Kotido Kitgum Koboko Kyotera Lira Luweero Lyantonde Masaka Masindi Mbale Mbarara Mpigi Mityana Nebbi Mubende Moroto Ntungamo Rukungiri Rushere Sembabule Soroti Tororo Isingiro The […]

Corporate Sales Engineer

SolarNow is hiring a Corporate Sales Engineer who will be responsible for ensuring a financially sustainable SolarNow and creating a portfolio of happy corporate clients by focusing on: i) protection of the client from financial issues, ii) delivery of quality products and superb services, iii) design, sale, support, install and service a wide range of solar […]

SolarNow wins 145,000$ USAID grant

We are happy to announce that SolarNow has won a 145,000$ USAID grant. This is under the USAID’s DE-RISKING PAY-AS-YOU-GO SOLAR HOME SYSTEMS IN UGANDA REFUGEE SETTLEMENTS program which aims at accelerating off-grid investment and energy access by incentivizing private sector solar companies to enter Kiryadongo and Rwamwanja refugee settlements and host communities.

Introduction of Solar Rooftop Systems

A new solar solution for the ON-GRID SME market is now available at fantastic ROIs. The specialist company SolarNow explains more. Founded in 2011, Kampala-based SolarNow is a solar provider that designs, installs and services a wide array of solar solutions and provides a credit scheme specifically designed for SMEs and the domestic market. SolarNow […]

SolarNow Achieves B Corporation Certification

Congratulations to SolarNow, we have done it! We received Certification as a B Corporation. The Certification was delivered by Ms. Olivia Muiru – Executive Director B-Lab East Africa the certifying body for B Corporations in East Africa. B Lab is a non-profit organization that focuses on building a global community of businesses that meet the […]