WHICH OF THESE SOLUTIONS WILL SHAPE THE RENEWABLE FUTURE?

#BrightMindsChallenge

SAY HELLO TO THE BRIGHT MINDS CHALLENGE TOP 3

On 13 June 2017 the #1,2 and 3 of the Bright Minds Challenge were announced and the prizes handed over by DSM CEO Feike Sijbesma at the Grand Final in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

The Bright Minds Challenge consortium will help accelerate the scaling of solutions of these 3 winners and will provide access to skills, resources and knowledge that are not available anywhere else. Ernesto Julio Calvo who invented Inquimae is the winner and receives 500 hours of tailored expert support to fast-forward his solution, Richard Awuor from Cellulike is #2 and receives 250 hours and Howard Weinstein from Solar Ear is #3 and gets 125 hours support.

THE TOP 10

Thanks to all voters who helped decide the Top 10. Together we’re making this a genuine movement for progress towards making 100% renewable energy a reality.

EXPLORE ALL THE SUBMITTED SOLUTIONS

A large variety of renewable energy solutions were entered into this year's Bright Minds Challenge. Explore their ingenuity and passion. Then comment and share to get others involved in the movement.

HERE’S HOW YOU CAN SHOW YOUR SUPPORT

Voting was just one way you can help the Bright Minds to succeed:

Help a solution go forward

Offer technical input, help with perfecting their pitch or a shout-out of support on their profile page.

GET SOCIAL. AND GET OTHERS INVOLVED

Get tweeting, sharing and liking – so that more people will know about Bright Minds and can show their support.