“Do you know of a solution to provide energy to India’s poor? Most of India’s population has no access to affordable, let alone clean energy. Help us find in India and around the world proven, for-profit solutions that can meet some of the critical energy needs of India’s poor.”
Ennovent will invest up to $500,000 in the solution to incubate or scale the winning enterprise in India and give a reward of $3,000 to the person who finds the venture. Applications are due March 31st.
Ennovent is a social enterprise established to promote entrepreneurs, who advance innovations for sustainability at the base of the economic pyramid. They are conducting a Global Energy Challenge to address the energy needs of India’s poor.
You can participate in the challenge by submitting solutions or nominating people with solutions. For more information, please refer here.