About SolarNow

SolarNow is a for profit business with Dutch origins, passionate about transforming lives by providing high quality energy solutions.


The year SolarNow was founded


Current number of SolarNow branches across Uganda


Current number of SolarNow branches across Kenya


Average SolarNow Watt Power system size


New installed off-grid solar capacity


Tons of greenhouse gas emissions avoided


SolarNow sells high quality European standards solar energy solutions in Uganda and Kenya. We offer our solutions to residential, commercial & industrial customers with warranty, installation and 5 years free service to our clients.

Clients can opt to pay the products in monthly installments. Our focus is particularly on solutions that are used to generate income or reduce energy costs. Indeed, solar energy is a clean, affordable and reliable alternative for traditional energy access.

SolarNow Management Team

SolarNow is managed by Daniel Mcfarlane Wellington (CEO)

Daniel Mcfarlane Wellington

Chief Executive Officer

“I have a passion for adding value and innovation to improve performance for existing and developing corporations”



Dan is a seasoned Commercial Chartered Accountant with more than 28 years’ experience in Africa, with local and multinational organizations in various Commercial and Financial executive roles in energy with British Petroleum as country and regional leader and business transformation leader for projects in sub-Saharan Africa, including Kenya and Tanzania over a period of 10 years. He also brings a wealth of experience as CFO and Finance Director from the Agricultural sector including Sugar, Tea/Coffee and poultry operating in Zimbabwe, Zambia, South Africa, and Uganda .

Dan is a keen cyclist and ardent wildlife fan spending his free time   cycling through the scenic areas of Uganda or game viewing in the National parks

SolarNow Supervisory Board

The company is supervised by a Supervisory Board, consisting of Pieter Walhof (Chair), Andrew Carruthers, Martin Lustenberger, Graham Shaw and Emma Schofield.

Pieter Walhof


Andrew Carruthers

Board Member

Martin Lustenberger

Board Member

Graham Shaw

Board Member

Emma Schofield

Board Member

Our Partners


Latest News


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