Bright ideas in action

Turning gravity into light

Harnessing kinetic energy from the gravity of falling rocks, GravityLight produces a safe, renewable source of light to those with no access to electricity.

Making Santa Marta brighter

Insolar bring together volunteers, community partners and job trainees to implement solar energy. It is supported by Shell.

A new spin on efficiency

What if we could capture the wind created by passing cars with roadside turbines, and turn it into usable energy?

Best day of my Life collaborators: Tan Wei Wei, Luan Santana, Jennifer Hudson, Pixie Lott, Steve Aoki, Yemi Alade

Best Day of My Life

What happens when seven energy ideas and six artists collaborate to make one unique music video?

The best day of my life
Illustration of kinetic tiles powering a fair

Empowering a community through footsteps

To help empower a small community in the heart of Rio de Janeiro we created the world’s first player-powered football pitch floodlights.

See the first kinetic energy pitch
Cars driving past a roadside wind turbine

A new spin on efficiency

What if we could capture the wind created by passing cars with roadside turbines, and turn it into usable energy?

A new spin on efficiency
Bio-bean recycle coffee rounds into biomass pellets for heating

Britain wakes up to the energy of coffee

Coffee that could also produce energy to help power the planet.

Read the Bio-bean story