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.
During the 2018 Powering Agriculture Innovator Showcase, a panel discussed the importance of the clean energy/agriculture nexus, and the ways new innovation funded through Powering Ag can help meet the needs of smallholder farmers, and make progress toward the Sustainable Development Goals.
At the 2018 Powering Agriculture Innovator Showcase, 24 innovators from 15 countries displayed their clean energy solutions. These Innovators, plus three others not present, were selected to receive funding from a field of over 1500 worldwide applicants.
During the 2018 Powering Agriculture Xcelerator Workshop and Innovator Showcase, a panel made up of specialists from the energy, agriculture, and investment sectors, plus Powering Agriculture's Founding Partner representatives from GIZ, Sida, and USAID discussed the clean energy/agriculture nexus.
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.
Take a look at how access to electricity is transforming education in Les Anglais, Haiti. EarthSpark's important work is giving kids a chance at a more secure future.
EarthSpark International has a chat with a carpenter and a retailer in Les Anglais, Haiti, and asks them how electrification has transformed their businesses. Not only are they thriving, they're both making plans for expansion!
This is the first of EarthSpark International's visual stories from Les Anglais, Haiti, where, despite the destruction from Hurricane Matthew in 2016, they're hard at work repairing and expanding their microgrid.