2020 Q1 – Wiping the Sadness Off Our Bums

2020 Q1 – Wiping the Sadness Off Our Bums

It really burns that some people don’t have access to toilet paper in Australia. We feel for them and we also feel for the 900 million people who still don’t have access to electricity around the world. So at Okra we’ve spent the last few weeks wiping the...
2019 Q4 – Shoutout to the Future

2019 Q4 – Shoutout to the Future

Quick Facts 65 % of the jobs children entering primary school today will be doing when they graduate, don’t even exist yet. The highest-paid Youtube earner this year was an 8-year-old child reviewing toys & he pulled in more than $26 million. Achievements...
Okra Modular Microgrid Baseline Pilot

Okra Modular Microgrid Baseline Pilot

Is there a need for small scale microgrids in rural off-grid communities? What’s the potential efficiency gains over standalone solar home systems? At Okra we’ve been running theoretical calculations for a while, and they all seem to suggest that a smart connected...