#27 Donn Tice

Donn Tice
  • Sector: Solar energy
  • Residence: USA

Global social enterprise d.light aims to improve the lives of the two billion people in the developing world without access to reliable energy. It provides distributed and affordable off-grid solar energy, and products include family lanterns and learning lights for children to study by. Tice, also the founder of Sustainable Solutions Inc, wants d.light to reach 100 million people by 2020. The company says it has already empowered 51 million lives, reached 13 million school-aged children, and offset four million tonnes of CO2.