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NURU Energy to Empower

for profit

With an enduring commitment to solving the problem of energy poverty, which affects over 400 million Indians, Nuru Energy develops and delivers one-of-a-kind, robust and simple-to-use off-grid lighting and energy solutions for rural areas. These include individually charged, modular and multifunctional LED task-lights, called NURUlights and the world's first commercially available pedal generator, the NURU POWERCycle which provides reliable clean, sustainable power anytime, anywhere, and is hundreds of times more efficient than current solar-based solutions at a fraction of the cost.

Pacto Planeta

for profit

Aseguramos el bienestar y el derecho a un ambiente comunitario próspero y sostenible desarrollando proyectos de voluntariado corporativo en energías limpias, uso del agua, agroecología, y bioconstrucción.

YouGreen Cooperativa

nonprofit/ngo/citizen sector

A YouGreen é uma cooperativa de catadores e nossa missão é elevar a qualidade de vida e renda dos trabalhadores da coleta seletiva por meio da gestão cooperativa e prestação de serviços à sociedade com parcerias e alianças que tenham os mesmos valores, contribuindo com o desenvolvimento sustentável.

Gas On Wheels

for profit

Gas on wheels is an innovative idea aligned for CLEAN COOKSTOVES that will outmodern the delivery of LPG using customized (mini) gas trucks: Our "Top up or Refill" (Pay what you can afford) model for LPG will make it more readily affordable and available. Cheaper, cleaner, healthier and convenient.

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Finalists Announced! 7 Young Entrepreneurs Invited to Pitch at Unilever

After seven months reviewing 927 entries from 99 countries on six continents, our panel of experts from Unilever, Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership, and Ashoka have selected the top seven sustainability solutions. Each will win €10,000, a place on a bespoke accelerator programme in Cambridge, and the chance to pitch to a panel of judges at Unilever HQ in London next month.

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BORON

nonprofit/ngo/citizen sector

The project Boron aims to make the access to clean energy easier and satisfy the basic needs of heating and cooking by offering a wide range of products that reduce effectively toxic emissions and last longer than traditional charcoal.

ONergy

hybrid

ONergy is a leading energy access social enterprise providing decentralized solar energy solutions to rural households and institutions. ONergy has developed a complete range of innovative solar solutions which it promotes through a strong last mile distribution, financing and service network.

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