The Negawatt Weekend program. Ideation and extensive research into product development and definition of market need.
The idea for the product was taken to the experts. Changes based on technical feasibilty and target market dynamics were made to both product concept and it design.
The Sun Shade Energy company was registered in Ghana as a company. The name and logo tradmarked for the company to stand as an entity.
The first prototype is the exterior shade system. It is the first technical presentation of the product concept using existing market components.
After a final pitch and demo event in Accra Ghana, Sun Shade Energy won the Negawatt Challenge in Ghana and won a trip to participate in the Smart City Expo in Barcelona and to competite against other National winners. .
The team presented the developed MVP and pitched in competition against other national winners from - Kenya, Tanzania, Brazil and a Negawatt Virtual Track winner at the Smart City Expo World Congress. Sun Shade was recognized by the Negawatt Challenge as the Most Original Idea.
The team is currently in the process of developing the prototype for the market testing and are in the process of raising the needed fund to finance this stage.
Sun Shade Energy in the news!
Founder, Resource Mobilization and Business Lead
CEO, Research & Development and IT
Product Research and Technical Advisor
Interim Chief Financial Officer
The Sun Shade Energy project has had contributions from Braelan Barnett, Owoyele Oluwafisayo, Kofi Essel-Appiah and a host of others both within and without the Negawatt process.
Managing position within the shipping Industry in Ghana