MGP receives a 2015 World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer Award
and the National Geographic Terrawatt Prize Award!

Mera Gao Power builds, owns, and operates micro grids in Uttar Pradesh, India serving off-grid villages with high quality, dependable lighting and mobile phone charging services. MGP’s unique model is able to provide service to a typical hamlet for $1,000, making its lowest cost design the first commercially viable micro grid targeted at the rural poor!

Awards and Media

MGP on the National Geographic Radio.

The World Economic Forum selects MGP as a 2015 Technology Pioneer.

Mera Gao Power wins National Geographic’s TerraWatt Prize!

What’s Being Said

“Cheap Electricity for Poor Squeezing Out Solar in India”: from Bloomberg.

Let There Be Light”an article in the Telegraph. 

“Micro Grids Lend a Shine to Solar,” from the Times of India.

Energy’s Presence, not Price, Changes LivesThis  argues that article governments should focus on the presence of power services rather than the price of power until universal coverage has already been ensured.

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