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Republished from Ecopreneurist. In rural areas of Senegal, getting water for irrigating crops often comes with a hefty price tag, not only in terms of the cost to buy the fuel for it (about $1 per day for an average gas-powered irrigation pump...
Powered by renewable energy, the HARVEST is designed to replace diesel generators used by farmers around the world. By Kristine Wong Republished from takepart. A tricked-out tractor spawned in Southern California could mean an end to dirty diesel...
 Republished from Rebound Technology.  Colorado-based Rebound Technology was accepted into the Energy Excelerator, a Hawaii-based program supporting startups with funding and connections to strategic partners, to help advance...
Republished from DW.  Link to English Audio Version.Energiespritze für die ländliche Entwicklung Hunger und Armut auf dem Land mit Energie bekämpfen - das ist eine Idee der internationalen Initiative "Powering Agriculture". Denn...
Republished from USAID Frontlines. With $1 million from Powering Agriculture: An Energy Grand Challenge for Development, a small U.S. clean energy company working in Haiti is expanding its reach beyond household devices to strategies that boost...
Republished from USAID Frontlines.A Colorado nonprofit is taking an innovation it first introduced to Hondurans to the next level thanks to a grant from Powering Agriculture: An Energy Grand Challenge for Development—and the enthusiasm of...
Republished from AAAS ScienceInsider.When Sorin Grama graduated with a master’s degree in engineering and management from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2007 and started Promethean Power Systems with entrepreneur Sam White, their...
The 4th Military & Commercial Microgrids Summit will take place in Washington, D.C from June 17-19, 2014 and its central theme focuses on (1) the business cases for microgrids in myriad application areas, (2) quantifying the...