Who we are
Starting in 2011 with the launch of the Mandarin, we continue to innovate products that combine the very best of the rapidly evolving world of photovoltaics with street-savvy design

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Sep 2, 2014

The Fabric Social is a person-to-person iOS app and online store that enables conflict affected Indian women to sell their apparel directly to the international market. It is the brain-child of Fiona McAlpine, Sharna de Lacy & Katie Rosethree, women’s rights activists with a life-long appreciation of India. Put very simply, the app allows women ...

Aug 18, 2014

There are still over 1.3 billion people in the world without power. Despite a lot of rhetoric and a fair amount of wasted money, energy poverty is still a reality for over 20% of the world’s population. Using traditional thinking, it is going to cost over 640 billion USD to solve this problem. At illumination ...

Feb 17, 2014

Illumination is very proud to have partnered with Kadasig and PATH to distribute its internationally renowned Mandarin Solar Light into areas impacted by the devastating storms which hit in late 2013. 2500 lights were distributed by Kadasig and PATH staff and volunteers into the Leyte region of the Philippines. The capital, Leyte was one of ...

Oct 15, 2013

While functionality always comes first, we always thought our products were also pretty cool in the way design was worked into the function. That’s why we were thrilled that the Premiers Design Awards thought so too.