I am a tech entrepreneur, political energy adviser, and TED Fellow, who is currently working to spread energy efficiency initiatives worldwide.
Jennifer is the CEO and Co-Founder of Tenrehte, Inc. a clean tech company that produces wireless consumer electronics products.
Tenrehte's first product is the PICOwatt Smart Plug, an energy saving outlet adapter that gives you remote control over the power your devices consume. The PICOwatt Smart Plug has received international recognition, winning the 2010 Best of CES Green Product Award, as well as being featured in the New York Times, Popular Science Magazine, Treehugger.com, and BusinessWeek.
TED Fellows Retreat 2013, TEDGlobal 2013, TEDActive 2012, TED2010
Areas of Expertise
Electrical Engineering, MBA , Finance
An idea worth spreading
The clever way to do something is always the best, it doesn't necessarily have to be the most technological or the most beautiful. The answer has to design control systems that ensure we waste the least amount of natural resources to give us the smartest and most efficient use of energy.
I'm passionate about
anything smart: grid, homes, cars, politics, film, art, environmental policy, and animal protection
Talk to me about
iot, smart grid, cheetahs, m2h, electric vehicles, smart homes, user interfaces, animals, Kenya, your favorite thing
People don't know I'm good at
solving problems with electronics, public speaking
My TED story
I think TED can be a link for young inventors who want to make the world a better place..