Visit to Greentown Labs, Somerville, MA- April 5th
Mark Vasu- Greentown Labs
Artisan's Asylum- Next Door--Geo-orbital powered wheel for bicycles
GT Labs is a community of entrepreneurs solving environmental challenges, through building and making physical hardware in the real world to address challenges of sustainability. It has been around for 5 years.
Aim is to be a global center for clean technology. New building under renovation- 100,000 sq ft for 100 companies.
Promethean Power Systems- founded by MIT students--designing a milk chiller for rural India.
In India, only 6% of food is able to be delivered fresh to market-- 94% of milk spoils.