About Stage 2
Stage 2 is the invention shop in Farmington Hills, Michigan that creates useful solutions to the world’s most pressing problems. Stage 2’s role in the Billions in Change movement is to find, develop, and manufacture products that enable the unlucky half of the world to meet basic needs for electricity, clean water, and effective healthcare. Those products include the HANS™ PowerPack, HANS™ Solar Briefcase, and HANS™ Free Electric bicycle; the RainMaker units for brackish, grey water, and desalination; and the Renew ECP apparatus. Stage 2 has other clean energy, clean water, and medical technologies that are still under development. The Stage 2 team represents a diverse array of backgrounds and skillsets, but all work toward the singular mission of infusing quality and simplistic elegance into everything they create.