Walt Ratterman



Age: 57


Summary: noted solar electricity expert and co-founder of the Washington, D.C.-based non-profit organization SunEnergy Power International that promotes renewable energy in remote parts of the world who had worked on a number of humanitarian aid projects that has helped to bring solar photovoltaic installations to poor rural communities in many nations that lacked access to electricity, including Haiti.



Cause of Death: Killed during an earthquake


Born: February 14, 1952


Died: January 12, 2010


Location: Port-au-Prince, Haiti