Scaling Up

Ekialo Kiona Youth Radio Initiative

EKR is Africa’s first wind- and solar-powered radio station, reaching 200,000 listeners across Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania within the first year of broadcasting. In 2014-15,

Near Zero: Mechanical Flywheel Battery

The Near Zero flywheel battery consists of a magnetically-levitated flywheel, combined with a motor, that can store and output energy like a traditional electrochemical cell.


GoodWheels will be a UC Berkeley student-run market where students can buy used bikes. Beginning in summer, they will offer a location for students to

Tekla Labs

Tekla Labs strives to meet the unmet laboratory equipment needs of scientists and schools in resource-poor settings worldwide. Through the in-kind donation of a Dozuki

Berkeley City College Service Community

Berkeley City College Service Community from Big Ideas @ Berkeley on Vimeo. The Berkeley City College Service Community (BCCSC) is a student-led program that assists