The SWITCH to Solar Project

Our Work
Our plan for each region is to identify at least 15 targeted districts in the 5 provinces around Tonle Sap for intervention; will include establishment of demonstrations sites and targeted beneficiaries for uptake of solar energy solutions for productive use.

Phnom Penh


Kampong Chhnang

Kampong Thom


Siem Reap

Total Accross 5 provinces:



in the agri-/fishery sector across key sub-sectors


Sales Agents

and after-sales providers



and entrepreneurs in Cambodia and regionally




Financial Intermediaries

Solar technologies

Solar Water Pump/solar

smart irrigation system 

  • The solar water pump has been promoted by SOGE Cambodia. Their Smart Irrigation System is available in Siem Reap province. 
  • EGE Cambodia has also operated a solar water pump in Kampong Thom Province. 
  • Pteah Baitong established a solar water pump site in Battambang province.   

Solar Dryer 

In Siem Reap province, Harvest the Sun has established a solar dryer site focusing on the fishery post-harvest processors.  

Solar Cooling System

In Kampong Thom, SOGE Cambodia has established a solar cooling system to cool the internal temperature of a chicken house.

Solar in-pond raceway

In Siem Reap, Made for this Fabrication is in the process of installing the in-pond raceway at their site. They are testing this solar aerator design to ensure that the aerator will operate 24 hours a day to sustain the fish.