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SOLAIR, thermal compressor for fixed HVACR and vehicles
Solar Powered Hearing Aids
Solar Boat Twente - Get involved!
USSD platform for PAYGO Micro-Grid solar distribution
Solar Apps - Quick Deployment Containerised Solutions
Venza – hybrid energy solution system
Crosslux - Turn glass façades into solar power plants
Solar electricity and heat 4 the Peruvian Andean poor.
Solar tracker for photovoltaic power generation
Copper/Zinc - delivering renewable electricity globally
Calcium ion complex battery
COOLENERGY 100 kWh cold thermal energy storage (CTES).
ECOMESH: Heat and electricity in a single panel.
Solar for Schools
Luci - Inflatable Solar Lantern
224 MW Powering 31500 homes with liquid flow battery
Solving The Clean Water Crisis With Sustainable Energy
WrightGrid - accelerating power access around the world
Customer Lowered Electricity Price (CLEP)
Liter of Light
Optimising solar panel performance by at least 50 %
Lithium extraction process for renewable energy storage
BeON ROBO - microinverter with artificial inteligence
Blue Battery: storage in water and table salt
VOLVAR: Optimal Power and Heat, and Carbon Abatement
Biologically Derived Energy Storage Materials
CRUX Underground Energy Storage Container
CO2 removal and H2 production coupled with desalination
Solar panel efficiency enhancing material from algae
Stored solar energy to stop dependence on fossil fuels
Triple Solar - All-in-one renewable energy system
WibiSmart ENVIRO – Sustainable wireless sensing
Low Cost Solar Tracker to Empower Off-Grid Communities
BIOSHOPS, Sun-Energy for food security and Resilience
Roebyem Anders, Sungevity
James Cale, NREL
Dan Davies, Solarcentury
Daniel Hullah, GE Ventures
Madelon Janssen, DSM
Sarah Kurtz, NREL
Jessica Long, Accenture
Pieter Wolters, DSM
Sander van der Heijden, Accenture
Danny Kennedy, California Clean Energy Fund
Rob van Leen, DSM
Jeremy Leggett, Solarcentury & SolarAid
Emily Reichert, Greentown Labs
Andrea Warriner, Skoll Centre for Social Entrepreneurship at the University of Oxford
Anthony K. Burrell, NREL
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Find out more about the Top 3 finalists
13 June: The Bright Minds Challenge ‘Grand Final’
Bright Minds Challenge names three finalists
What does the Challenge mean to you personally?
What are your expectations from the judging day?
What will you be looking for when choosing the Bright Minds Challenge winners?
WakaWaka competition winners announced
Top questions on solar energy that scientists get asked
8 ways the Bright Minds Challenge could change the world
What future will you vote for?
The votes are in!
4 lessons from a successful solar start-up
3 of the biggest challenges facing the solar industry
How can 500 hours of support help fast-forward your solution?
5 reasons you should take part in the Bright Minds Challenge
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Putting perovskite on the map
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