About Samson

Meet Samson Tsegaye Lemma, a dedicated trainer at GREEN Solar Academy in Ethiopia. With extensive work experience in the solar industry, Samson joined the academy in 2020 after completing their training of trainers course.

As the Country Director at Stiftung Solarenergie-Solar Energy Foundation, he established solar technicians' training centers and pioneered Ethiopia's first in-house revolving fund for solar home lighting systems.

Samson's diverse experience also includes managerial roles in engineering and heavy equipment operations. With his wealth of knowledge in renewable energy, Samson plays a pivotal role in shaping the next generation of solar experts at GREEN Solar Academy.


  • Practice Oriented Training on Renewable Technologies 
  • Photovoltaic Technology: Solar Energy Foundations 
  • Diploma: Grid Connected PV Systems Design & Installation 
  • Diploma: Business Management & Entrepreneurship 
  • Diploma: Project Management in Renewable Energy 
  • Diploma: Mitilary Engineering & Administration 
  • Certificate in Electricity