IEEE Smart Village members are all volunteers–dedicated professionals who sense a unique opportunity in history to help eradicate global poverty. Many are practicing engineers; some are educators, professors, managers, business owners, members of boards, doctors, entrepreneurs, CEOs and heads of NGOs with experience in developing countries. IEEE Smart Village always looks for the best and brightest to join in this project to impact the world.

SunBlazer Setup
Setting up the SunBlazer, as community members look on. Date: 2013. Location: Haiti. Photo by: Ray Larsen.

SunBlazer Unit Hillside
SunBlazer providing electricity to the off-grid community. Date; 2013. Location: Haiti. Photo by: Ray Larsen.

SunBlazer Setup Village
Community members learning more about the SunBlazer and its benefits. Date: 2013. Location: Haiti. Photo by: Ray Larsen.

Our Donors:

IncSys For over 24 years IncSys has championed the development and implementation of simulation based solutions for Power System Operators. The industry leading PowerSimulator is the dynamic evolution of the EPRI OTS which now gives all TOPs, BAs, and RCs affordable access to their own power system model for use in world-class simulations.
PowerData PowerData continues to innovate by pioneering new technologies in real-time relational databases, integration, web-frameworks and event driven systems. In addition we contribute open source frameworks and applications to help advance smart grid and security solutions for the electric power industry.
PowerData NexGen Energy Partners, LLC is an owner and operator of distributed renewable energy systems sited at customers’ facilities. The company works with governments, schools, businesses and utilities across the nation to deliver its customers the benefits of clean energy without the capital investment and technical risk.
PowerData SDMyers has been a pioneer in transformer maintenance and service for nearly a half-century, a span that includes over 500,000 serviced transformers, one billion gallons of dielectric fluid processed, and 37 million test results. More than just an analytical lab, SDMyers is an innovator in transformer maintenance training, educating over 17,000 students, and 20,000 Transformer Maintenance Guides (TMI Guides) in circulation worldwide.
National Christian Foundation Every day, our team at the National Christian Foundation (NCF) serves generous givers just like you with creative solutions, like-minded relationships, and an online giving experience like no other. With God’s grace and provision, together, we’re mobilizing billions of dollars for the churches and ministries doing His work…around the corner, and around the world.

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