I am passionate about
ActionsAs BrightGreen Renewable Energy CEO, I manage company activities through a
young empowered team. BrightGreen's key achievements include:
1.Addressing indoor air pollution: BrightGreen has produced and distributed
over 100 tonnes of fuel briquettes directly impacting over 300 households.
2.Improving quality of lives and environment: Working with our local
government, BrightGreen has collected over 120 tonnes of waste from Nairobi.
3.Fighting deforestation: BrightGreen’s eco-friendly fuel is replacing wood
from trees as a source of energy. At the 100-tonne mark of eco-fuel
briquettes, BrightGreen has saved over 800 tonnes of trees in Kenya forests.
4.Job creation: BrightGreen has trained and hired over 10 youth to work in
its multi process production line.
5. Spreading impact: To create awareness, BrightGreen has formed key
partnerships with local partners and government organizations including
KEFRI, KWS, NACOSTI and YDF in development and exhibition of innovative
6.Promoting local innovation: All our machines are designed and fabricated by
Kenya youth groups and are made from recycled metal. All raw materials are
recyclables sourced from Kenya.
7.Promotion of clean cooking: BrightGreen is in early development stages of
partnership with leading improved cookstoves suppliers in Kenya. Through
collaboration of eco- friendly briquettes and cookstove suppliers,
BrightGreen aims to maximize on a positive environmental impact
8.Regional Development: BrightGreen continues to forge partnerships with
neighbouring countries including Tanzania, Burundi, Rwanda, Zimbabwe and
Congo Brazzaville to replicate waste to fuel business models and increase
availability of green fuels in those areas..
9.International Intergration: BrightGreen has created internship
opportunities for both local and international students including University
of California Davis, MIT, Rutgers University, Jomo Kenyatta University of
Agriculture and Technology