Futurepump discusses how the Sunflower Pump will support a growing solar irrigation business in Kenya. This project has been selected for a 2015 Powering Agriculture Award.
Claro Energy discusses their plans to launch a low-cost on-demand pay-as-you-go irrigation service in India using solar trolley systems to cut irrigation costs in half. This project has been selected for a 2015 Powering Agriculture Award.
Village Infrastructure Angels (VIA) discusses their plans to install solar agro-processing power stations to support 5,000 Households in Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, and Vanuatu. This project has been selected for a 2015 Powering Agriculture Award.
Katie Kennedy Freeman, Global Food and Agriculture Global Practice (GFADR) at the World Bank, provides insights into the World Bank’s approaches to support clean energy solutions for agricultural value chains as part of the Powering Agriculture MOOC.
Ramchandra Bhandari, Professor for Renewable Energy Systems at TH Köln – University of Applied Sciences, provides and overview of renewable energy resources and technology. In the second part of the lecture, solar energy and potential uses in agricultural value chains are discussed.
Ramchandra Bhandari, Professor for Renewable Energy Systems at TH Köln – University of Applied Sciences, presents the contents and structure of the Powering Agriculture Massive Open Online Course (MOOC).
The Partners of the "Powering Agriculture: An Energy Grand Challenge for Development" (PAEGC) initiative provide an introduction to the Energy-Agriculture Nexus and present their approach to tackling the challenge of making energy for Food more sustainable.
During the dry season, there is no more rain. Farmers have nothing or very little to eat and many end up starving. But for millions of families, the solution is right under their feet. Join KickStart's effort to Irrigate Africa and transform lives.
SunCulture Founders Samir Ibrahim and Charlie Nichols interviewed by Hub Culture at COP21 World Climate Summit in Paris.
The Economist—Meet the men and women bringing solar power to the people—and fighting to transform our global energy supply—including Powering Agriculture Innovator, EarthSpark International.
We are happy to announce that Powering Agriculture is launching a free Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) in cooperation with TH Köln – University of Applied Sciences. The 8-week course, which will run from Feb. 1 – Mar. 27, 2016, introduces challenges and solutions for sustainable energy use in the agriculture and food industry.
The vision of the Ethiopian company, African Bamboo, is to produce and deliver innovative and environmentally sustainable, high-quality wooden floorboards of bamboo for national and global export while achieving positive social, environmental and economic benefits.