Nebula Solar (Pty) Ltd

A new proudly South African Solar Water Heater manufacturing company.

Solar Water Heaters

The company was established in 2015 with the intention of taking advantage of the opportunities of supplying SWH to the low cost housing market and to participate in Government’s national SWH program.

SWH Manufacturer

Nebula Solar is a manufacturer of a 100 Litre capacity low pressure SWH.

Locally Made

The SWH is manufactured locally and meets the DTI 70% local content requirements.

Ideal Applications

SWH are ideal for use in small buildings, houses and other applications.

Simple Installation

Solar Water Heaters are complete-on-the-roof systems and easily installed.

Enviro Friendly

Reduces electricity costs for all water heating requirements.

Continuous Support

A high quality SWH that meets SABS and international standards.

Nebula Solar's vision

To create and add to the much needed youth employment job needs within South Africa.

The Governments SWH Programme

To provide a reliable and well manufactured product to the South African Market.

Medium Term

To create skills & jobs for the unemployed and to contribute to the industrialization of the South African economy.

Investment Orientated

Nebula is also capable of supplying directly to developers of low cost income housing.

Our Directors



Vusi Nkosi is Chief Executive Officer of Umnotho weSizwe Group, a key shareholder of Nebula Solar. He has been involved in developing the portfolio of Umnotho to include diamonds, platinum, chrome and coal assets thereby gaining substantial experience in the African resources sector. He serves as a board member of a number of Umnotho related companies, which include Kago Diamonds, the empowerment partner to Petra Diamonds Limited. He is also part of Umnotho's team that is involved in identifying opportunities for the company in other sectors such as renewable energy and serves as director of Nebula Solar. He holds an (MPhil) in International Management from the University of Pretoria, South Africa. Vusi’s role at Nebula includes business development and general management. He is key to ensuring that the company meets its targets in supplying its customers.



Tshepo Molebatsi is a chartered accountant with an investment banking experience having worked at Nedbank Capital Corporate Finance team for a number of years. He has worked in a range of sectors including resources, media, telecoms, construction and energy amongst others. Tshepo’s experience includes advisory primarily in mergers and acquisitions, debt arranging, listings, valuations and capital raisings. Tshepo is the Financial Director at Nebula Solar and his role includes business development. Tshepo holds a BCom from Wits University, a Bachelor Accounting Science Honours from Unisa and an MPhil Futures Studies from the University of Stellenbosch Business School.



Msebenzi is a founder and director of Msebenzi Plant Hire. He has been involved in the plant hire, transport and construction sectors for over 19 years. He has gained extensive knowledge in these sectors and brings vast contacts within local government having had extensive dealing with various municipalities. Msebenzi is a director of Nebula and provides strategic direction to the company. He is also a shareholder of the business.

We conduct & adhere to ethical business practices by manufacturing to high standards