Futurepump's SF2 video is a shortlisted entry in the African Technology for Good category of tvebiomovies 2018. Each view counts as a vote, so share this with your friends to help Futurepump bring home the prize. Voting closes on December 21st.
Low-income farmers are shown the new and affordable water pumps by KickStart International. Some of the pumps are specially designed to help first-time farmers getting into the venture.
The Biogas Milk Chiller by SimGas enables off-grid dairy farmers to store, deliver, and sell the highest possible quality and quantity of milk. Milk is kept cool overnight until it is delivered/sold the next day. This decreases milk spoilage and increases income potential for dairy farmers.
Over 80% of the land in Kenya is not suitable for rain-fed agriculture, yet only 3% of Kenyans actually irrigate. The divide between how many farmers are irrigating and how many farmers need to irrigate to become productive is where SunCulture steps in. Samir Ibrahim explains how.
See how SolarNow, Futurepump's Tier 1 distributor in Uganda, is helping Futurepump transform lives by bringing power, and access to water, to homes and smallholder farms.
Futurepump's Distributor Tour has begun! They'll be featuring a different distributor, in a different country, every month for the rest of 2018. Follow along to see which country they're visiting each month.
The University of Hohenheim/Germany has been pilot testing a solar milk cooling system that can be operated independently, offering an off-grid solution for remote areas in western Kenya. The system uses solar energy for cooling milk in Kenya and Tunisia.
Claro Energy's pay-per-use irrigation service is an affordable, convenient source of on-demand irrigation that will enable farmers to irrigate more land, increase production during the summer, and to invest their resources in more efficient technologies, all while decreasing greenhouse gas emission.
Janet is a proud SimGas customer and sales supervisor since 2014. She tells us about how easy it is to cook on biogas. Everyone can cook with biogas!
In January 2018, 35 Innovators gathered in Nairobi, Kenya, for the 2018 Powering Agriculture Xcelerator Workshop and Innovator Showcase. Representatives of Powering Agriculture founding partners—GIZ, Sida and USAID—offered their comments and observations on the projects they’re supporting.
21 Powering Agriculture Innovator team members from 15 countries presented their clean energy solutions at the 2018 Powering Agriculture Xcelerator Workshop. The top three vote-getters, SimGas, Futurepump, and CAMCO Clean Energy partner Village Industrial Power, won the chance to make their pitches.
During the January 2018 Powering Agriculture Xcelerator Workshop and Innovator Showcase, 21 Innovator team members from 15 countries each created and presented Innovator booths that highlighted and promoted their clean energy solutions.