Episode 5: Kiran Bhatraju
On this weeks podcast, host Jon Powers talks with Kiran Bhatraju, founder and CEO of D.C. based Arcadia Power. They discuss his journey growing up in Kentucky ‘coal country’, working on Capitol Hill as a Legislative Director, and how Arcadia Power is disrupting the utility energy markets. Arcadia Power is a startup that allows users to automatically pay energy bills and offset partial usage with wind power.
Mr. Bhatraju founded Arcadia Power in 2014 and the company now works in all 50 states, used by more than 100,000 members, and has offset more than 250,000 tons of CO2 emissions. Formerly, he was the co-founder of American Efficient, a Truman National Security Fellow, and a Legislative Assistant to the U.S. House of Representatives. Kiran Bhatraju earned a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Pennsylvania.