Mission of YOLK

Our mission is to make unlimited, pollution free, solar energy available in daily life. We would like to not only develop innovative products combination technology and creative design, but also provide solutions for social and energy challenges.

 


 

2020

  • Set up the 3rd ‘Solar Cow’ in Kenya in Feb.

 

2019

  • Set up the 2nd Solar Cow in Tanzania in Sep.
  • Became Korea’s 1st P4G partner.
  • Time magazine selects YOLK’s Solar Cow as among the best inventions.
  • CES Innovation award – Tech for a better world.

 

2018

  • In the process of developing ‘Solar Cow’, a creative solution for energy supply and education issues in developing countries.
  • Set up the 1st ‘Solar Cow’ prototype in Pokot, Kenya in July and continuing to monitor it.
  • Held exhibitions and presentations at ShowStoppers, IFA in Germany, and AidEx in Kenya and Brussel.
  • ‘Solar Cow’ – IF social impact prize, AidEx innovation challenge 2018 winner.

 

2017

  • ‘Solar Paper – CES Innovation award, ISPO Finalist and more.
  • Collaborative working with Beams Design in Japan.

 

2016

  • Solar Paper was launched on Makuake in Japan with got funded over on JPY 26,800,200.
  • Bronze award at Geneva international invention exhibition in Swiss.
  • Participated in Dubai Gitex, Hong Kong HKTDC electronics fair, Intersolar Europe Germany and etc.

 

2015

  • Lunched Solar Paper, World’s thinnest and lightest solar charger.
  • Raised over $ 1Milion on Kickstarter.
  • Held exhibitions and presentations at ShowStoppers, IFA in Germany, and AidEx in Kenya and Brussel.
  • ‘Solar Cow’ – IF social impact prize, AidEx innovation challenge 2018 winner.

 

2014

  • Invented ‘Solarade’, World’s smallest portable solar charger.
  • Raised over $70,000 on Kickstarter (U.S Crowd funding)