fosera assembly line bahir dar
560km north of Addis Ababa, in the beautiful city of Bahir Dar, situated at the source of the blue nile, lay Ethiopia’s first assembly line of Lighting Global verified solar lighting systems. With a staff of 19, fosera Ethiopia is continually working to maintain its high standards, producing plug’n’play Solar Home Systems for rural electrification.
Trusting in our German standard quality we offer the highest warranty in the market and are proud to be a pioneer in Ethiopia’s solar industry for rural electrification.
While our main target group is rural households, also several schools have been electrified in projects financed by German NGOs. Please contact us for any inquiries.
The assembly line is a skilled team of young professionals who are positively driven to uphold our mission statement of improving the quality of education, health, livelihoods and productivity for people living in Ethiopia.
General Manager, Mr. Thomas Koepke
Thomas studied renewable energy systems at the technical and economical university of applied science in Berlin, Germany. In 2009 he moved to Ethiopia with his family, where he gained hands-on experience working as Technical Manager at a solar system integrator and has since become a well-known figure in the sector. In 2013 Mr. Koepke and four partners founded fosera manufacturing plc, which he has been managing these past years.