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How Local Solar Energy Can Solve Global Poverty

Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, energy, protection )

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Every morning, students in Kunthur, a village outside Bangalore, India, leave home carrying a battery among their books. At Swamy Vivekananda High School, solar panels charge the batteries during the day so the stored energy can be used to power lanterns

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Yvonne F (181)
Tuesday June 24, 2014, 8:23 am
Great article!!!! Shame on the World Bank for not listening to the smart people, who know how to solve it!
Thanks Cher

Tuesday June 24, 2014, 9:04 am
Excellent article, thank you

Sara P (57)
Tuesday June 24, 2014, 9:16 am
Thanks for sharing Cher

Past Member (0)
Tuesday June 24, 2014, 9:54 am
Thank you for sharing. Is there a petition to the World Bank towards getting them to help fund this?

Lars Knudsen (1)
Tuesday June 24, 2014, 11:51 am
Great article. Solar panels are part of the future without fossil fuels.

Past Member (0)
Wednesday June 25, 2014, 4:23 am
And what projects should they stop funding?

Vinod Singh Sachan (0)
Wednesday June 25, 2014, 6:13 am
Solar Energy is free green n clean.Sun god is sure to make us rich n green.Decline in every thing bad in human life.

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Wednesday June 25, 2014, 6:15 am

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