Frequently Asked Questions


  • What is Sun Exchange?

  • What is a solar cell?

  • How do I get my solar cells to generate lease rental payments?

  • Why would I buy solar cells through Sun Exchange?

  • How do I buy solar cells through Sun Exchange?

  • How do I buy solar cells if I don't have South African Rand (ZAR)?

  • What is KYC and how do I complete it?

  • How are my rental income payments made?

  • If they are my solar cells, can I ever get them back?

  • What happens at the end of the lease period?

  • Where do you operate?

  • Why South Africa?

  • Who are you?

  • Why Bitcoin?

  • What is SolarCoin?

  • How do I add a receiving/payout account?

  • Can I receive rental payments in my local currency?

  • Can I register an account on behalf of a business or organisation?

  • What are SUNEX tokens?

  • I am a non accredited US investor, can I still participate in your solar cell crowd-sales?

  • How do I use my available balance to buy more solar cells?

  • Why shouldn't I just keep my money in the bank?

  • What happens if Sun Exchange goes bankrupt? Do I need to collect lease payments myself?

  • I don't want to be exposed to the volatility of the Bitcoin price. How can I avoid this?

  • What is IRR and how is it calculated?