About us

SlideLuvre is situated in Stellenbosch, South Africa. Having been a commercial building owner herself, Marlene Badenhorst founded the company in 2017 with the vision to assist building owners globally in achieving net zero emissions for their buildings.

We are integration experts with over 70 years’ combined experience in start-ups, product development, renewables, IT, engineering, manufacturing & financials .


September 30, 2020

SA Innovation Summit

2nd place in Inventors Garage Pitching Competition.

September 30, 2020
March 31, 2021

Global Cleantech Innovation Programme

2nd place, 2020/2021 cohort competition.

March 31, 2021
September 15, 2021

Solar Impulse Foundation

Our Smart Voltaic Louvres is accredited as a Labelled Solution by the World Alliance for Efficient Solutions.

September 15, 2021
July 26, 2022

CSXC Challenge

One of the 10 2022 winners of the CSXC Challenge, a global platform to advance innovation & collaboration in sustainability within the built environment.

July 26, 2022

Case Studies & Projects

Cape Town, South Africa

Case study: notional building.

Sydney, Australia

Pilot project: Jan 2023 – Jun 2024

Coming soon, South Africa

Pilot project: contracting phase.

Contact details


Unit 7, Innovation Centre 1
Meson Close, Techno Park
Stellenbosch, 7600
South Africa