National Geographic - Terra Watt Prize

Challenging entrepreneurs to bring energy to the world.

Discovering clean, safe, sustainable energy solutions.

Empowering growth through energy access.

Delivering opportunities to communities off the grid.

Creating brighter futures, one village at a time.

1.3
BILLION

number of people worldwide who do not have access to basic electricity

Energy poverty. International Energy Agency‌. Retrieved November 11, 2013 from http://www.iea.org/topics/energypoverty/
$50
BILLION

estimated funds mobilized by the private sector to tackle the challenge of sustainable energy for all

Frequently Asked Questions. Sustainable Energy For All. Retrieved November 11, 2013 from http://www.sustainableenergyforall.org/about-us/faq
2014
to
2024

the decade of sustainable energy for all

a new era of entrepreneurship

United Nations. General Assembly. GA/11333 (EN/274). Retrieved November 18, 2013 from http://www.un.org/News/Press/docs/2012/ga11333.doc.htm
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