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New Sun Road Welcomes Araya Turner as a new Marketing Intern

Araya is in her senior year at Western Governor’s University studying to receive her marketing degree in November 2022. To New Sun Road, she brings her expertise in graphic design, knowledge of social media outreach and optimistic enthusiasm.

New Sun Road provides the brains for microgrids powering shelters in San Jose

When Santa Clara County commissioned Pallet Shelter to build Casitas de Esperanza, a 100-bed community to shelter the unhoused, they needed to figure out how to power the site. The location was outside the old San Jose City Hall, which lacked reliable utility power. Rather than paying the utility company’s $600,000 quote or power the site completely with generators, the county contracted BoxPower to energize the shelter with two microgrids: containerized solar + battery + backup generator.

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#WomenThatInspireUs From The Digital Learning Centers In Guatemala

Meet some of the women from Alta Verapaz who have shared their stories of growth and hope. With first-time access to digital services and education, these women are embracing the transformative  opportunity for themselves and their families.  New Sun Road is working to expand digital access so that more women and under-served communities can benefit through the  projects such as the Stellar Ixq-Saq’e (SIS) Digital Community Centers.

Power for the People : Music, Solar Power, and the Internet of Things

On a sunny day, in a neighborhood in Kentucky, electronics and wires are laid out on a backyard table. Nate has just come back from Home Depot with some tools and is talking with Jose on the phone. Today they will install Stellar Edge™ to collect data from a solar-powered, “mobile microgrid” trailer enabled by the Internet of Things (IoT).

Case Study: Puerto Rico

Building Resiliency in Puerto Rico Coalition delivers reliable water, power and internet to rural communities Register To Download The Case Study By submitting the form below you agree to the terms of our privacy policy. We may contact you regarding our products and services. Questions? Please contact us. Download The Case Study Hurricane Maria in …

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New Sun Road Founders’ Story – A Quest to Connect People, Technology and Opportunity

New Sun Road Founders’ Story To hear more about our founders’ story and the satisfaction of helping a community get electricity for the first time, listen to Lab to Startup Podcast hosted by Naresh Sunkara. New Sun Road co-founders Jonathan Lee, Jalel Sager, and Austin Cappon Today, 940 million people or 12% of the global …

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New Sun Road Announces 10 Resilience Microgrids Installed in 10 Days

New Sun Road Announces 10 Resilience Microgrids Installed in 10 Days Ten Digital Community Centers Provide Power and Connectivity in the Guatemalan Highlands Today New Sun Road announces the successful installation of ten Stellar Integrated Systems (IS) in ten days. These solar-powered microgrids are 3 to 5 kW each and provide enough electricity and internet …

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