Little Sun Original

by Little Sun



Hold the power of the sun in the palm of your hand. Little Sun brings us light and introduces us to the power of solar energy, with this perfectly portable solar powered lamp. Its compact design makes it perfect for travel, camping, beach trips and festivals. Or let it’s solar light brighten your home and your everyday life!

Designed by Tastemaker Olafur Eliasson, the Little Sun Original’s design is based on the Ethiopian Adey Abeba flower, a national symbol of positivity and beauty. It brings us a universal message of hope and connectivity, allowing us to imagine a better future.

Your purchase has power to it too. Every purchase allows the social enterprise Little Sun to train sales agents, develop local economies and bring solar energy to those who need it most.

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Size & Details

Little Sun is a social enterprise founded by artist Olafur Eliasson and engineer Frederik Ottesen, striving to create a world powered by solar energy and inspire action against climate change. It equips farmers, students, refugees and health workers across Africa with renewable energy, and brings light and power to us all.

12 cm (diametre) x 2.9 cm (depth)

Featuring a dimmer, allowing you to easily adjust the brightness of the lamp

Five hours of charging in the sun produces more than 50 hours of light at the dimmest setting or four hours at the brightest

Battery life of five years when used daily

Comes with a lanyard and carabiner hook