Kenya promotes the advantages of the use of renewable energies in rural schools

11-06-2014
Renewable sources of energy (solar, wind, biomass and small hydropower) have a great potential to contribute to energy access and energy security in African countries. There are several barriers that stop the progress to the use of these sources, the lack of information and knowledge is one of them

This article shows how International Cooperation and the Government of Kenya are using the infrastructure of rural schools to demonstrate the benefits of renewable energies in rural areas, and particularly that of solar energy

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