SolarFi mentioned on the Alabama NewsCenter At the first Alabama EnergyTech Accelerator founder stories of the new cohort are, from left, Houston Smith, vice president, governmental affairs at Alabama Power; Eyerusalem Woldu, venture associate with Techstars; Shegun Otulana, founder and managing partner of Harmony Venture Labs; Nate Schmidt, managing director of Techstars Alabama EnergyTech Accelerator; and Antonio Dixon, CEO of Solarfi. (contributed)
The Business Journal Features SolarFi in Alabama Inno Stories. Antonio Dixon, CEO of SolarFi stands inside one of his pods. He looks to expand the presence of his company in Alabama and make Birmingham a central hub for the manufacturing of the pods.
Featured in the Jamaica Observer
This week’s Power Chat features up-and-coming renewable entrepreneur Antonio Dixon, whose Solar-Fi is looking to change two fundamental ways of life on two continents with his sustainable pods. Think We-Work Meets Mother Nature. It’s a fascinating concept that he and his team created for the US Market while bringing much needed modern-day resources to Africa with his sustainable pods including tele-health, tele-education, wi-fi, electricity and much more. It’s the best 8 minutes you’ll spend all Read more…
Visitors to Magic City Classic Saturday get a glimpse into the future of tailgating, along with an Alabama-made solution to a problem faced by entrepreneurs everywhere.
SolarFi is featured in LACI’s Fall 2021 Incubation Cohort as one of the top 10 promising clean startups. “The companies joining the Incubation program this year are also showing great adaptability and are stepping up to the new challenges we now face. SolarFi, for instance, provides solar-powered, weather-resistant temporary private spaces, or “pods,” which have become popular among restaurants, hotels, events, and municipalities to facilitate social distancing.”
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SolarFi is excited to introduce our flagship product, Privé Pod to Houston, as part of the SolarFi Houston office expansion. As a Greentown Labs member, SolarFi will also be participating in the opening of Greentown Labs’ newest facility in Houston on Earth Day on April 22nd. “I am positive that our Privé Pods will support Houston’s commitment to creating a sustainable, innovative, environmentally friendly future. Our Privé Pods offer a Covid-proof, climate controlled, VIP socially distanced experience. We are excited to be a Read more…
Martin Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship: Today’s Black History Month spotlight is Antonio Dixon.
Martin Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship: Today’s Black History Month spotlight is Antonio Dixon, current JPal/MIT School of Economics MicroMaster’s Program in Economics, Data, and Policy; Judge for the MIT Clean Energy Prize; Professional Advisor for the Martin Trust Center; and Director at SolarFi! We asked him to share about his entrepreneurial journey, give us three words to describe it so far, and reason for giving back to the MIT community as an MTC Professional Read more…