WHO ARE WE?
Solar Academy of Sub-Saharan Africa (PTY) Ltd. (TASOL SOLAR), is a renewable energies company established in 2003. It is the sole distributor of the TASOL brand of technologies in South Africa, with partners in Europe. In 2008 the company signed a memorandum of understanding with the Nelson Mandela Bay Metropolitan University where a solar energy test center was put up.
Since 2012 the Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa is also a partner in the business and has played a key role in developing the company even further in the South African renewable energy market.
The company has extensive experience as a project developer for energy efficiency and demand side management (DSM) programs, product supply, logistics, infrastructure development, contractor development, research and development in the renewable energy space, implementation and project management of large and small scale Solar PV and energy efficiency projects on a national basis.
Being a level 3 contributor to Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment, the proudly South African company also has a national footprint of TASOL consultants and installers, a national call center and is proud to be one of the leaders of installed domestic solar PV (photovoltaic) systems and energy efficient systems in South Africa.
TASOL offers turnkey solutions to clients. Design, supply, financing, installation reporting and monitoring are all part of the project specific services that we offer. Striving to be a leading player in the renewable energy sector, TASOL’s aim is to deliver electrical savings and the reductions of green-house gas emissions through a holistic and sustainable approach, to boost the green economy of South Africa and to contribute to skills development and job creation, whilst being at the forefront of the latest technologies.
Our range of innovative technologies includes:
- Thermal Technology – Solar water heating
- Power Generation – Solar Photovoltaic Systems;
- Solar pumps – AC/DC range
- Spacial heating – Pellet fire places,integrated fire places
- Gas heating – In-line gas geysers