We often take access to electricity, refrigeration, and running water for granted. In many parts of the world, these are luxuries. 

In today’s episode, Andi Kleissner and Kurt Kuhlmann, Co-founders and Co-CEOs of Amped Innovation, discuss how they’re changing lives by installing high-performance off-grid solar systems and appliances across Asia and Africa. Nico visited with the pair in their CA headquarters; Seated on two of their high-efficiency solar freezers, they share insights from making solar products that empower impoverished families in the “developing world” to earn stable incomes. 

Expect to learn:

  • Amped Innovation’s strategies to encourage productive use of power in emerging markets
  • How Amped Innovation designs products with affordability and repairability in mind to make clean energy accessible to the most remote communities. 
  • How Amped Innovation leverages microfinance and Pay-as-You-Go systems to overcome financial barriers for families.
  • About Amped’s full suite of products, from TVs and freezers to generators

Their entrepreneurial journey is inspiring; we hope you feel the same!