Stage 2: Research & Development
Swapnil Chaturvedi of Samagra Off-Grid Utilities, Inc. in the U.S. proposes to deploy an innovative service that integrates customers’ emotional and aspirational motivations with the introduction of clean sanitation in slums in India.
Samagra Off-Grid Utilities, Inc. proposes to deploy an innovative service that integrates customers’ motivations with the introduction of clean sanitation.
How does your innovation work?
The goal is to create a business that leverages the existing network of local entrepreneurs who exchange rechargeable batteries to also include a business of exchanging waste cartridges. If successful, there could be a potential additional business opportunity to use the waste cartridges to power a biodigester that could recharge the batteries.