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$20,000 prize for renewable energy solution to provide off-grid power

January 20th, 2013 by Nesta UK

The United Nations Development Programme have launched a global challenge to find a renewable energy solution capable of providing off-grid power, with a $20,000 cash prize for the winner. More than 3,000 families who returned to Bosnia and Herzegovina over ten years ago after the war are still waiting for access to electricity. For most […]

Winning prizes for finding solutions to environmental and social challenges

June 7th, 2010 by Richard Lord

The Myoo website gives organisations the opportunity to seek solutions from the public for environmental and social problems in return for offering a prize. Up until 31 July 2010 Levi’s is offering $10,000 in prize money for the Care to Air Design Challenge.  They wish to find the world’s most innovative, covetable, and sustainable air-drying […]