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Thursday, April 10, 2014

Solar Light and Power: Pay For Use Only

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Session Description

Worldwide, 1.3 billion people are off-grid, and 1 billion more face frequent blackouts. For light and power, they rely on dangerous, dirty, expensive kerosene and diesel. Come learn about ways to make superefficient solar light and power affordable for those who need it.

When | Where

11:45 - 13:00 Thursday, April 10 SBS, Seminar 1

Session leaders

  • Maurits Groen Speaker
    CEO, WakaWaka
    Serial sustainability entrepreneur since 1982 (see:, especially interested in combined solutions to the development and sustainability challenges. Most recently founded WakaWaka, a company producing and distributing superefficient solar LED lights and chargers (, combined with a foundation ( Trying to reinvent sustainable enterprise.