October 26, 2021

Solar Impulse Foundation Names Babylon Micro-Farm As Top 1000 Sustainable Solution

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Babylon Micro-Farms has received the “Solar Impulse Efficient Solution” Label, rewarding profitable solutions to protect the environment. 

 Babylon Micro-Farms, the world’s easiest-to-use indoor hydroponic micro-farm was attributed the “Solar Impulse Efficient Solution” Label following an assessment performed by external independent experts and based on verified standards. It is thereby joining the #1000solutions challenge, an initiative by the Solar Impulse Foundation to select solutions that meet high standards in profitability and sustainability and present them to decision-makers to fast-track their implementation. 

 Babylon’s all-in-one sustainable solution uses a combination of artificial intelligence, smart hydroponics systems,  multi-platform apps, quality customer support, and a seed distribution service to create a complete ecosystem that not only creates culinary masterpieces but also engages people. It is a sustainable and nutritious micro-farm that takes 2000 sqft of farmland and reduces to a 15 sqft footprint.   

 To receive the “Solar Impulse Efficient Solution” Label, Babylon Cloud-Enabled Micro-Farm was thoroughly assessed by a pool of independent experts according to 5 criteria covering the three main topics of Feasibility, Environmental and Profitability. All labelled solutions are part of the #1000solutions portfolio that will be presented to decision-makers in business and government by Bertrand Piccard, Chairman of the Solar Impulse Foundation. The aim of this initiative is to encourage the adoption of more ambitious environmental targets and fast-track the implementation of these solutions on a large scale. 

 About the “Solar Impulse Efficient Solution” Label

One of the first labels for positive impact businesses bringing together protection of the environment and financial viability, the “Solar Impulse Efficient Solution” Label is attributed following an assessment performed by external independent experts. In collaboration with renowned institutions, solutions applying for the label must go through a neutral methodology based on verified standards. This label serves as an award for clean and profitable solutions. 

 About the Solar Impulse Foundation

The Solar Impulse Foundation is dedicated to accelerating the implementation of clean and profitable solutions. Moreover, the Foundation is helping decision-makers in businesses and governments to achieve their environmental targets and adopt more ambitious energy policies, which are necessary to pull these solutions to market. A way to carry the success of the first solar-powered flight around the world further.