Powering Agriculture's Gender Guides are helping innovators transform agricultural processing, and empower women, by showing them how to make gender considerations part of their deployment, product development, financial, marketing, human resources and monitoring & evaluation decisions.
Big news from SunCulture! Their internet-connected solar water pump system is available for purchase. It's poised to help smallholder farmers in Africa, Asia and Latin America improve agricultural productivity by providing a low-cost solution to unreliable rainfall and lack of access to electricity.
Microgrids, like the one built by EarthSpark in Haiti, are more storm-resilient; they don't transmit power long distances over storm-vulnerable wire. Rebuilding in Puerto Rico offers a chance build a grid that's less centralized, decreasing the chance for widespread, long-term outages after a storm.