Green Energy is a South African company that assembles solar home lighting systems. The company intends to locate its Solar Lighting Manufacturing plant to the Maluti-A-Phofung SEZ.


FDC secured Seed Funding of R210,000 for the following:

  • Product development: to redesign its products so that they can meet international standards for the export market;
  • IP Registration;
  • Business Case Development: to solicit financial and possibly technology partner for future growth;
  • A team of three are driving business development.
Investment requirements

The project requires an experienced technology investment partner within the solar & LED lights value chain that will guarantee take-off of manufactured products.


To discuss the opportunity, please contact the FDC (Free State Development Corporation).


Note: Various investment incentives are offered to investors by the South African Government. Contact the FDC for more information.