SunTransfer Kenya was established in 2009 to provide full power access to off-grid areas. The main services:

  • installation of stand alone solutions (light, TV, mobile charging, etc.)
  • maintenance and customer service
  • end user finance (SunControl Home + M-Solar)

The company provides its service through a growing network of Solar-Centers, each with several professional trained solar technicians.


SunTransfer (K) Ltd
G.J. Plaza, Lumumba Drive
Roy Sambu, Off-Thika Road
P.O. Box 4617-00200
Nairobi - KENYA
Tel.: +254-714-921999

Managing Director:

Mr. Gathu Kirubi, Ph.D.


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Company News

May 2017

The 15th Solar-Center in Kenya is opened in Ahero.

February 2017

SunTransfer Kenya: The first PAYG company who reached break-even-point in 2016. Read the interview with Gathu Kirubi, CEO of SunTransfer Kenya.

November 2016

SunTransfer Ethiopia installed 10 solar systems for schools in five UNHCR refugee camps at the border to Somalia. Each solar system with 640Wp is designed to provide power to laptops and tablets for mobile education service.


September 2016

SunTransfer Kenya opens a new Solar-Center in Migori. See map of all Solar-Centers.


June 2016

Ethiopia: STM Solar Technologies Manufacturing starts cooperation with Hidase Telecom to supply up to 800 offices with solar products, assembeled in Ethiopia.

Kenya: SunTransfer Kenya opened a news Solar-Center in Ewuaso Kedong. 

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