Solar-powered cooling in East Africa’s Livestock value chain

About Us

Baridi is the Swahili name for cold

It is our Key value to link Communal markets, Agribusiness processors, and Cold Chain stakeholders with affordable, solar- powered cooling solutions that are energy-saving and minimize manufacturing footprint.

Solar Powered Refrigeration

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Save on electricity
by generating your own
energy

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Insulated Refregirant
that cools over a
tonne of meat in
8/9hrs

Online

IoT for Remote
monitors & sensors:
– For door openings
– Humidity & Temp.

Sustainable Development Goals

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SDG 2

Meat Preservation

  • 3-7 days lifespan via chilling
  • 3-6 months lifespan via freezing
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SDG 5

  • Baridi is run by a majority female staff
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SDG 7

  • Chillers run by solar power
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SDG 11

Reduction of urban heat islands within Nairobi’s commercial meat markets

  • Create clean cities with sustainable solar chiller technology
Our Vision is to Service 200,000 African consumers within the next 7 years with over 5MW worth of Solar Energy Capacity
Tracy Kimathi
Founder