The Energy in Emerging Markets Case Competition (EEMCC) engages diverse and creative teams to address real energy challenges affecting the developing world. The one-day competition connects students, academia, and industry in pursuit of unconventional business-based solutions that expose unrecognized opportunities with positive social and environmental impact. This year's competition took place on November 5, 2019 with $15,000 in prizes!
The 2019 Case Competition focused on Aspire Power Solutions (APS), based in Lagos, Nigeria. APS develops intelligent hybrid solar systems for residential, small business, and C&I customers. Case participants addressed unique business challenges and proposed strategies for developing an interconnected, distributed energy marketplace in Nigeria.
Congratulations to our 2019 Energy in Emerging Markets Case Competition winners!
1st Place | $10,000: University of California, Berkeley
Will Bowman, Simon Greenberg, Alan Southworth, Rebecca West
2nd Place | $3,500: Duke University
Akshay Krishnan, Christopher Onorato, Nicolas Villar, Zukhruf Amjad, Hassan Nadeem
3rd Place | $1,500: Yale University
Cory Yamada, George Moore, Emmanuel Fadahunsi, Eric Pan, Nauman Charania