Event: Bringing Renewable Power to Nicaragua

Bringing Renewable Power to Nicaragua

Date: October 11, 2007
Time: 6pm – 7pm
Location: 56-114

Speaker: Mathias Craig

Come hear the story of Mathias Craig, who graduated with a master’s degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering in 2003 and co-founded a nonprofit, blueEnergy, that has brought wind power to 1,500 people in Nicaragua. Mathias was selected as a CNN Hero in 2007. Learn about the founding of blueEnergy, where Mathias and the group are today, and the challenges they faced along the way. Co-sponsored by the MIT Energy Club.

CNN Hero: Mathias Craig [Video]