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Low Cost Solar Irrigation

Saturday, December 13th, 2014:

“Greenpeace Innovation Challenge Winner. The only solar pump that fulfilled all the design criteria and won 5 awards in this worldwide contest. Suntrolley is a 1 hp portable solar water pumping system which can replace diesel irrigation pumps for small farmers. It can lift well water 50 meters.”  Read more from > Low Cost Solar Irrigation

Nepal Earthbag School Update

Thursday, December 11th, 2014:

“Hi there, I am thrilled to say that we have raised an incredible $44,339 for our earth bag build project in Nepal. This means that we can start the project in Feb in Nepal. We are confident that we can raise $60,000 for the project in total. It is wonderful to think that 18 months […]  Read more from > Nepal Earthbag School Update