Bright

SolarCity for developing world

HEADQUARTER San Francisco, CA

COMPANY SIZE Between 100 and 250

# OF ENGINEERS Between 50 and 100

FUNDING $2M - $5M

TAGS Logistics, YC Winter 2015

EXTENDED EXERCISE WINDOW? No

What do we do?

Working to enable the developing world through cleaner and more affordable energy

Technical challenges

Building software infrastructure to allow us to scale through local installation and sales partners

Why join us?

We're working to bring cleaner and cheaper power to developing countries

Our press coverage

http://techcrunch.com/2015/08/04/solar-power-startup-bright-raises-4-million-to-distribute-energy-in-the-developing-world/
http://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/read/Y-Combinators-First-Investment-in-Solar-is-a-PV-Finance-Platform-For-Emerg
http://techcrunch.com/2015/02/25/y-combinator-backed-bright-aims-to-bring-solar-power-to-mexico/#v33wUi:wFX

Our Founders

Pablo Castellanos

MX Country Manager

Jonah Greenberger

CEO    

Founder @Bright. Forbes 30 Under 30. Helped build Chevron's cleantech business. Stanford Mechanical Engineering (BS & MS), Mayfield Fellow.

Our tech stack

  • React Native
  • Node.js
  • Go

Our investors

  • First Round Capital
  • Max Levchin
  • Felicis Ventures
  • Collaborative Fund
  • Justin Kan
  • Paul Buchheit