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Little Sun Light

The iconic high-quality portable solar lamp is the perfect introduction to personal solar-powered light – designed by artist Olafur Eliasson it’s great for camping, festivals, at the beach, or for brightening your home, garden, or balcony.

Kids love the lamp – as a nightlight or for playtime – which makes it easy to teach them about sustainable living.

Featuring a dimmer, you can easily adjust the brightness of the lamp to what you need. 5 hours of charging in the sun produces more than 50 hours of light at the dimmest setting or 4 hours at the brightest setting.

£25.00
No longer available

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Fabric & material Plastic
SKU 12090093

Delivery & returns information

Service Update (updated 19 March 2020)

We want to make sure your order reaches you as safely as possible. Therefore, due to the outbreak of COVID-19, all orders will be dispatched once the RA has reopened. We will be in touch once the RA has reopened and once your order has been dispatched. 

During this period our Returns Policy will be extended. For any order queries, please Contact Us

Free UK delivery on orders £50 and over

International delivery is based on weight and delivery country, and will be calculated at Checkout

Our small team are working as quickly and safely as possible to prepare and send online orders.

Please expect delays to our service and thanks in advance for your patience. For more information on delivery times and terms, please click here.

Enjoy free shipping on orders above £50. £5.95 P&P for orders below £50. International delivery will be calculated at Checkout. We have temporarily stopped shipping to EEA countries. The RA is temporarily closed, collection is not available at this time.

Updated 19 May 2020

We are delivering! Enjoy free shipping on orders above £50. £5.95 P&P for orders below £50. International delivery will be calculated at Checkout. The Royal Academy is temporarily closed, Collection is not available at this time.

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Product story

Launched in 2012 by artist Olafur Eliasson and engineer Frederik Ottesen at London’s Tate Modern, Little Sun’s social business brings clean, reliable, affordable energy to the 1.1 billion people in the world living without electricity while raising awareness for energy access and climate action worldwide. Thier premium solar products are for everyone.

Each time you buy a Little Sun, they will deliver one to someone living off-the-grid at a much lower, locally affordable price. On the ground, mainly in Sub-Saharan Africa, Little Sun work with local entrepreneurs to create local jobs and to bring the power of the sun to everyone.

In 2017, Olafur Eliasson launched the Little Sun Foundation, as an extension to the social business. The Foundation brings light to those beyond the reach of our entrepreneurial distribution channels, especially school children, refugees and people affected by natural disaster.

The iconic little solar lamp

  • A high-quality portable solar lamp featuring a dimmer
  • 5 hours of charging in the sun produces more than 50 hours of light at the dimmest setting or 4 hours at the brightest setting
  • Battery lifespan of 5 years when used daily
  • Extremely robust and durable – perfect for outdoor activities and playtime!
  • ROHS and ISO-certified certified for quality and consistency in production standards

Unique features

  • Designed by artist Olafur Eliasson – makes a great gift!
  • Comes with a lanyard and story booklet in a beautifully designed box
  • It’s a fun, accessible introduction to the benefits of solar power and sustainable energy
  • Great as a nightlight, for play time and to discover the power of the sun – kids love Little Sun.
  • For camping, festivals, at the beach, or for brightening your home, garden, or balcony

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