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A woman of influence: Richa Pandey empowers people with her solar energy research

Editor’s note: This is an interview with one of the 100 outstanding Silicon Valley professionals selected to be in the 2020 class of Women of Influence.

Richa Pandey

Vice president, technology development, Ubiquitous Energy

Headquarters: Redwood City

What it does: Solar energy

Age: 34

What led you to your career path: Electricity was not available 24 hours a day where I grew up in India. When I learned about renewable energy sources such as wind and solar in school, I immediately wanted to…