Category: Africa

‘We feel safer’: how green energy is brightening refugee lives in Rwanda

Solar panels and cleaner-burning stoves have reduced dangers faced by residents of three camps“The camp has come from the dark into the light,” says Edson Sebutozi Munyakarambi, a refugee living in the Kigeme camp in southern Rwanda.“Before the solar-p…

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‘We feel safer’: how green energy is brightening refugee lives in Rwanda

Solar panels and cleaner-burning stoves have reduced dangers faced by residents of three camps“The camp has come from the dark into the light,” says Edson Sebutozi Munyakarambi, a refugee living in the Kigeme camp in southern Rwanda.“Before the solar-p…

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Kenya to use solar panels to boost crops by ‘harvesting the sun twice’

Successful trials found growing crops beneath panels – known as agrivoltaics – reduced water loss and resulted in larger plantsSolar panels are not a new way of providing cheap power across much of the African continent, where there is rarely a shortag…

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Kenya to use solar panels to boost crops by ‘harvesting the sun twice’

Successful trials found growing crops beneath panels – known as agrivoltaics – reduced water loss and resulted in larger plantsSolar panels are not a new way of providing cheap power across much of the African continent, where there is rarely a shortag…

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Kenya to use solar panels to boost crops by ‘harvesting the sun twice’

Successful trials found growing crops beneath panels – known as agrivoltaics – reduced water loss and resulted in larger plantsSolar panels are not a new way of providing cheap power across much of the African continent, where there is rarely a shortag…

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Kenya to use solar panels to boost crops by ‘harvesting the sun twice’

Successful trials found growing crops beneath panels – known as agrivoltaics – reduced water loss and resulted in larger plantsSolar panels are not a new way of providing cheap power across much of the African continent, where there is rarely a shortag…

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Kenya to use solar panels to boost crops by ‘harvesting the sun twice’

Successful trials found growing crops beneath panels – known as agrivoltaics – reduced water loss and resulted in larger plantsSolar panels are not a new way of providing cheap power across much of the African continent, where there is rarely a shortag…

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Kenya to use solar panels to boost crops by ‘harvesting the sun twice’

Successful trials found growing crops beneath panels – known as agrivoltaics – reduced water loss and resulted in larger plantsSolar panels are not a new way of providing cheap power across much of the African continent, where there is rarely a shortag…

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Kenya to use solar panels to boost crops by ‘harvesting the sun twice’

Successful trials found growing crops beneath panels – known as agrivoltaics – reduced water loss and resulted in larger plantsSolar panels are not a new way of providing cheap power across much of the African continent, where there is rarely a shortag…

Read more

Kenya to use solar panels to boost crops by ‘harvesting the sun twice’

Successful trials found growing crops beneath panels – known as agrivoltaics – reduced water loss and resulted in larger plantsSolar panels are not a new way of providing cheap power across much of the African continent, where there is rarely a shortag…

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