Program Updates

Apr. 1, 2015

The Powering Agriculture: An Energy Grand Challenge for Development received 871 applications for its second Global Innovation Call. The Founding Partners are pleased to announce that 106 out of the 871 applicants have been invited to submit Stage 2 Full Proposals!

Jan. 28, 2015

Calling All Clean Energy Innovators! This is What Innovation Looks Like in Nepal. Motivo is Making News. Powering Water with Solar. Global News at the Nexus of Energy and Agriculture.

Jan. 28, 2015

Powering Agriculture: An Energy Grand Challenge for Development (PAEGC) is looking for innovative solutions. Submit your best ideas on how clean energy can power the work of farmers and agribusinesses—from planting to harvesting and storage. Apply for funding to put your ideas into action.

Jan. 28, 2015

iDE has, in recent weeks, installed the first round of pumps in Nepal for field trials. The field-testing is important because it gives farmers a chance to see the technology, understand how it works and provide their feedback.

Jan. 28, 2015

Motivo’s HARVEST system was recently featured in the Los Angeles CleanTech Global Showcase. Motivo also was nominated by Neon Tommy as having one of the top 5 innovative ideas featured at a tech conference.

Jan. 28, 2015

The Earth Institute at Columbia University has now shipped the first solar pump controller to its project site in Senegal.

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