Tag: solar panels

The makers behind Solar Roadways discuss the future of clean energy

Julie and Scott Brusaw, a couple from Sandpoint, Idaho, launched an Indiegogo campaign to bring their invention of Solar Roadways, pavement that generates power, to the public. They not only doubled their goal of $1 million, but also galvanized a global community of enthusiasts and even received an invitation to attend the White House Maker … read more

How Indiegogo Helped Me Start a Nonprofit Organization

This guest post was written by Andreas Karelas, founder and Executive Director of RE-volv, a nonprofit organization that finances community-based solar energy projects with a revolving fund. In 2010 I was laid off from my job. I was working for a clean energy nonprofit at the time, and the aftershock of the 2008 recession hit our organization … read more

5 Indiegogo Fashion Campaigns: Solar Backpacks & Ethical Nail Polish

Fashion often gets a bad rap – skinny models sashay down runways forming aspirations often unattainable for the average individual.  Who doesn’t want to look good?  Here are 5 Indegogo campaigns currently fundraising to infuse change in their industry: SOLZ Solar Bag Location: San Francisco USA Built with three 1.5 watt solar panels, this backpack … read more