Powering Agriculture ‘Graduates’ First Innovators: Earth Institute at Columbia University, Rebound Technologies; Midterm Evaluations Published; Stories from the Field: ICU, UVG, SunCulture; Promethean Power Systems and Futurepump Reach Production Milestones; Innovators In the News; Upcoming Events.
The team from EarthSpark in Haiti during Hurricane Matthew is safe, and repairing the Les Anglais microgrid. Most buildings in the area were destroyed or severely damaged by the category 4 hurricane. The microgrid’s generation system is largely intact, losing only 25 percent of its solar panels.
Sep. 30, 2016—Powering Agriculture releases two midterm assessments; a program-level evaluation of the Powering Agriculture Initiative, and an assessment of the 2013 Innovators’ progress to date.