• Sierre Leone cleaned up by Masada Waste Management | The Waste Transformers

    Sierra Leone, is a country that emerged from a decade of civil war which ended in 2002, but left in its wake social unrest and a destroyed social and physical infrastructure. After making strides to rebuild its fragile economy, it was devastated again by Ebola until it was finally declared Ebola free in March 2016 . Recently a food scandal broke out in the capital of Freetown, that was both heartbreaking and scandalous. Contaminated chicken was imported into Sierre Leone by a trader. The countries health services rendered the chicken unfit for human consumption and under the orders of government, the carcasses where buried on a landfill site. Thousands of people stormed the dump site and poor people dug the chicken up that had been buried in human, garbage and industrial waste. Together...

    published: 22 Aug 2016
  • MAKENI Bio Ethanol Plant Construction with Biomass cogeneration in Sierra Leone

    Bio Ethanol Plant Construction with Biomass cogeneration in Sierra Leone for Addax Bioenergy EPCM supply of a complete cane processing line for the production of ethanol with cogeneration General contractor: De Smet Engineers & Contractors www.dsengineers.com Plant capacity: 80,000 m³ per year of Fuel Grade Ethanol Customer: Addax Bioenergy - www.addaxbioenergy.com

    published: 20 Nov 2014
  • 15-Yr-Old Kelvin Doe Wows M.I.T.

    To support Kelvin and young innovators like him, please visit http://www.crowdrise.com/InnovateSalone 15-Year-Old Kelvin Doe is an engineering whiz living in Sierra Leone who scours the trash bins for spare parts, which he uses to build batteries, generators and transmitters. Completely self-taught, Kelvin has created his own radio station where he broadcasts news and plays music under the moniker, DJ Focus. Kelvin became the youngest person in history to be invited to the "Visiting Practitioner's Program" at MIT. THNKR had exclusive access to Kelvin and his life-changing journey - experiencing the US for the first time, exploring incredible opportunities, contending with homesickness, and mapping out his future. Here is a link to the Bobby Fala track in the video on SoundCloud: ...

    published: 16 Nov 2012
  • BARBADOS TODAY EVENING UPDATE - August 15, 2017

    The AG calls for the Caribbean to team up to fight crime. An international partner tells Barbados to reopen talks on Waste-to-Energy programme. Sierra Leone pleads for help …and more in the BT evening news update…

    published: 15 Aug 2017
  • Sustainable Energy African Women Turn Manure Into Opportunity

    http://www.worldbank.org - For Judith in Tanzania, a load of manure is a wonderful thing. She got a loan to buy a couple of cows so she could create homemade biogas fuel to save money on expensive and polluting cooking fuels. Watch how her life has been transformed -- and learn why a program that encourages women to invest in sustainable energy is benefiting entire communities. End Poverty? Take it On! To learn more go to http://www.ESMAP.org. The World Bank's Africa Energy team receives support from the Energy Sector Management Assistance Program (ESMAP) through the Africa Renewable Energy Access Program (AFREA)

    published: 01 Aug 2014
  • Sierra Leone it's time for change

    Dr Yumkella for all Sierra Leoneans..

    published: 09 Oct 2017
  • BLSP Joint Venture Agreement w/ Alfa Eco Corporation to Build Global Waste-to-Energy Projects

    EVEN YEHUDA, Israel, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bluesphere Corp. (BLSP) (the "Company" or "Bluesphere"), an energy company that develops, manages and owns waste-to-energy projects, announced today its wholly-owned subsidiary has signed a Joint Venture Agreement with Alfa Eco Corporation. New York-based Alfa Eco is a leading private business group that consists of direct investment funds owning and managing assets in a range of industries, including energy in the United States and abroad. Alfa Eco has strategic partnerships in Bulgaria, Brazil, China, Kazakhstan, Mongolia, Russia, Sierra Leone, Switzerland, Ukraine and other countries. Per the terms of the Joint Venture Agreement, Bluesphere and Alfa Eco will form a joint venture corporation jointly owned by the companies on a 50%/50% ...

    published: 03 Mar 2014
  • The price of palm oil in Sierra Leone | DW English

    From cookies and ice cream to soap and shampoo: every second product in supermarkets contains palm oil. New oil plantations grab land and destroy the environment in e.g. Sierra Leone. But there is a fair and environmentally friendly alternative way.

    published: 15 Jul 2017
  • Locally powered energy | DW English

    In Brooklyn, neighbors are building their own power grid. They are not only producing their own energy, but they also want to start trading it amongst each other.

    published: 24 Dec 2017
  • Global Peace Index | Brand Sierra Leone News Clip

    http://brandsierraleone.tv Brand Sierra Leone TV: Building Innovative Perceptions Sierra Leone has been ranked 61th in the GPI 2011, the world's leading measure of global peace created by the Institute for Economics and Peace. See more: http://brandsierraleone.tv http://www.facebook.com/brandsierraleone https://twitter.com/BrandSalone

    published: 11 Feb 2012
  • End The Fires In Freetown

    Information about how to contribute: Find us at Facebook (search for "end the fires in freetown") Help engineers without boarders to set up a pilot plant for composting of organic waste in Kingtom landfill and contribute to an improvement of the severe waste problem in Freetown, Sierra Leone. Editing: David Andersson Photo: Emil Leonardi Voice: Josh Lenn

    published: 29 Jan 2014
  • Made in Germany | Palm Oil -- energy, not emissions

    Palm oil is one of the world's most widely produced vegetable oils. Its production leaves behind huge amounts of wastewater and plant refuse. That leads to emissions of the potent greenhouse gas methane - corresponding to the energy yield of 750 millions liters of diesel fuel. The Federal Agricultural Research Centre in Germany has joined forces with an engineering firm in Bremen and the Indonesian Oil Palm Research Institute to develop what is called "zero-waste" technology. They turn part of the plant waste into compost. The rest is used for environmentally benign energy production. Of some 500 palm oil mills in Malaysia and Indonesia, nine have been equipped with the new technology. More facilities are under construction or in the planning stages. Report by: Hagen Tober

    published: 02 Dec 2007
  • Atmosierra - Biogas for Sierra Leone

    -- Created using PowToon -- Free sign up at http://www.powtoon.com/join -- Create animated videos and animated presentations for free. PowToon is a free tool that allows you to develop cool animated clips and animated presentations for your website, office meeting, sales pitch, nonprofit fundraiser, product launch, video resume, or anything else you could use an animated explainer video. PowToon's animation templates help you create animated presentations and animated explainer videos from scratch. Anyone can produce awesome animations quickly with PowToon, without the cost or hassle other professional animation services require.

    published: 10 Dec 2014
  • Energy Access in West Africa: Distributed Energy Solutions for Post-Ebola Recovery in Sierra Leone

    This webinar highlights the impacts, current opportunities, and remaining challenges in scaling distributed energy solutions in West Africa. Panelists explore the role of distributed energy solutions in promoting the economic recovery of Sierra Leone in addition to the social benefits brought by access to modern energy services. They highlight the implementation of the UK Department for International Development’s Energy Africa Compact.

    published: 30 Mar 2017
  • The Waste Transformers and Masada Waste Management clean up Freetown

    The Waste Transformers create decentralized, nutrient and energy hubs by converting residual waste streams into energy, whilst recovering (on-site) the natural resources and water in the waste. We empower local communities to leverage their waste to power positive change. Using smart business models, we do this in a way that is financially attractive today. It is a small-scale, high impact approach that is revolutionizing the way we deal with waste. http://www.thewastetransformers.com

    published: 28 Nov 2016
  • Sierra Leone & The West - not far away, but worlds apart.

    The differences between West Africa and modern western culture are celebrated through this short photo essay taken while I was in Sierra Leone Africa in 2012. The idea came to me while in America to juxtapose some photos celebrating the difference between the west and Western Africa. Hope you enjoy.

    published: 18 Jul 2015
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  • Rwanda Solar Energy

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  • SOTE Waste Management WEB

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  • Spark Africa - 'Wonder Stove' saves firewood in Sierra Leone - Episode 5

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  • Why solar power is spreading so fast in Africa

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Sierre Leone cleaned up by Masada Waste Management | The Waste Transformers

Sierre Leone cleaned up by Masada Waste Management | The Waste Transformers

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  • Updated: 22 Aug 2016
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Sierra Leone, is a country that emerged from a decade of civil war which ended in 2002, but left in its wake social unrest and a destroyed social and physical infrastructure. After making strides to rebuild its fragile economy, it was devastated again by Ebola until it was finally declared Ebola free in March 2016 . Recently a food scandal broke out in the capital of Freetown, that was both heartbreaking and scandalous. Contaminated chicken was imported into Sierre Leone by a trader. The countries health services rendered the chicken unfit for human consumption and under the orders of government, the carcasses where buried on a landfill site. Thousands of people stormed the dump site and poor people dug the chicken up that had been buried in human, garbage and industrial waste. Together with our partner, Masada Waste Management, The Waste Transformers are transforming the waste of Freetown into much needed green energy, water and organic fertilizer. The fertilizer will improve the countries chances of growing their own food & feeding their own poulty, thereby educing their exposure to rogue traders. Turn waste into a force of positive change. Powered by The Waste Transformers & Masada Waste Management Sierra Leone. http://www.thewastetransformers.com http://www.masada.com
https://wn.com/Sierre_Leone_Cleaned_Up_By_Masada_Waste_Management_|_The_Waste_Transformers
MAKENI Bio Ethanol Plant Construction with Biomass cogeneration in Sierra Leone

MAKENI Bio Ethanol Plant Construction with Biomass cogeneration in Sierra Leone

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  • Updated: 20 Nov 2014
  • views: 7974
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Bio Ethanol Plant Construction with Biomass cogeneration in Sierra Leone for Addax Bioenergy EPCM supply of a complete cane processing line for the production of ethanol with cogeneration General contractor: De Smet Engineers & Contractors www.dsengineers.com Plant capacity: 80,000 m³ per year of Fuel Grade Ethanol Customer: Addax Bioenergy - www.addaxbioenergy.com
https://wn.com/Makeni_Bio_Ethanol_Plant_Construction_With_Biomass_Cogeneration_In_Sierra_Leone
15-Yr-Old Kelvin Doe Wows M.I.T.

15-Yr-Old Kelvin Doe Wows M.I.T.

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  • Updated: 16 Nov 2012
  • views: 12751320
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To support Kelvin and young innovators like him, please visit http://www.crowdrise.com/InnovateSalone 15-Year-Old Kelvin Doe is an engineering whiz living in Sierra Leone who scours the trash bins for spare parts, which he uses to build batteries, generators and transmitters. Completely self-taught, Kelvin has created his own radio station where he broadcasts news and plays music under the moniker, DJ Focus. Kelvin became the youngest person in history to be invited to the "Visiting Practitioner's Program" at MIT. THNKR had exclusive access to Kelvin and his life-changing journey - experiencing the US for the first time, exploring incredible opportunities, contending with homesickness, and mapping out his future. Here is a link to the Bobby Fala track in the video on SoundCloud: http://soundcloud.com/karen-kilberg/kpei-ragga Photos courtesy of Adam Cohn (http://www.adamcohn.com/) and Paula Aguilera PRODIGIES is a bi-weekly series showcasing the youngest and brightest as they challenge themselves to reach new heights and the stories behind them. Created and produced by @radical.media, THNKR gives you extraordinary access to the people, stories, places and thinking that will change your mind. Follow THNKR on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/thnkr Like us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/thnkrtv Check out our Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/thnkr/ SUBSCRIBE! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=thnkrtv
https://wn.com/15_Yr_Old_Kelvin_Doe_Wows_M.I.T.
BARBADOS TODAY EVENING UPDATE - August 15, 2017

BARBADOS TODAY EVENING UPDATE - August 15, 2017

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  • Updated: 15 Aug 2017
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The AG calls for the Caribbean to team up to fight crime. An international partner tells Barbados to reopen talks on Waste-to-Energy programme. Sierra Leone pleads for help …and more in the BT evening news update…
https://wn.com/Barbados_Today_Evening_Update_August_15,_2017
Sustainable Energy African Women Turn Manure Into Opportunity

Sustainable Energy African Women Turn Manure Into Opportunity

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  • Updated: 01 Aug 2014
  • views: 8688
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http://www.worldbank.org - For Judith in Tanzania, a load of manure is a wonderful thing. She got a loan to buy a couple of cows so she could create homemade biogas fuel to save money on expensive and polluting cooking fuels. Watch how her life has been transformed -- and learn why a program that encourages women to invest in sustainable energy is benefiting entire communities. End Poverty? Take it On! To learn more go to http://www.ESMAP.org. The World Bank's Africa Energy team receives support from the Energy Sector Management Assistance Program (ESMAP) through the Africa Renewable Energy Access Program (AFREA)
https://wn.com/Sustainable_Energy_African_Women_Turn_Manure_Into_Opportunity
Sierra Leone it's time for change

Sierra Leone it's time for change

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  • Updated: 09 Oct 2017
  • views: 192
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Dr Yumkella for all Sierra Leoneans..
https://wn.com/Sierra_Leone_It's_Time_For_Change
BLSP Joint Venture Agreement w/ Alfa Eco Corporation to Build Global Waste-to-Energy Projects

BLSP Joint Venture Agreement w/ Alfa Eco Corporation to Build Global Waste-to-Energy Projects

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  • Updated: 03 Mar 2014
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EVEN YEHUDA, Israel, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bluesphere Corp. (BLSP) (the "Company" or "Bluesphere"), an energy company that develops, manages and owns waste-to-energy projects, announced today its wholly-owned subsidiary has signed a Joint Venture Agreement with Alfa Eco Corporation. New York-based Alfa Eco is a leading private business group that consists of direct investment funds owning and managing assets in a range of industries, including energy in the United States and abroad. Alfa Eco has strategic partnerships in Bulgaria, Brazil, China, Kazakhstan, Mongolia, Russia, Sierra Leone, Switzerland, Ukraine and other countries. Per the terms of the Joint Venture Agreement, Bluesphere and Alfa Eco will form a joint venture corporation jointly owned by the companies on a 50%/50% basis. Through the joint venture, the companies will develop turn-key and build-own-operate ("BOO") waste-to-energy projects. Alfa Eco will provide turnkey and BOO projects with all required components in place (e.g., power purchase agreements, feedstock, etc.), while Bluesphere will arrange full financing and be the project integrator on the waste-to-energy projects. "We are very pleased to form this joint venture corporation with Alfa Eco, a company which has resources and relationships that can support the development of numerous joint waste-to-energy projects in partnership with Bluesphere," stated Bluesphere CEO Shlomi Palas. "Our ability to establish joint ventures, project financing, and long-term revenue contracts with energy industry leaders such as Alfa Eco is a testament to Bluesphere's capabilities and reputation in the waste-to-energy market." Bluesphere generates electricity from biogas derived from organic waste, which is mostly food waste, and sells this electricity to leading electric companies through long-term power purchase agreements. Waste-to-energy is one of the fastest growing segments in the renewable energy markets. According to SBI Energy, the thermal and biological segments reached $6 billion in 2012 and will reach $29 billion by 2022. For further information please contact Mark Radom at 972 52 798 0831 or info@bluespherecorporate.com. About Alfa Eco Corporation Alfa Eco was originally founded in 1989 as cooperative between Alfa Photo and ADP (Mikhail Fridman & Anatoly Potik). Since then, Mr. Potik re-developed the Alfa Eco Corporation. Alfa Eco is a leading private business group that consists of direct investment funds owning and managing assets in life science/healthcare, energy, metals & mining, construction development, agriculture, and education sectors in the United States and abroad. Alfa Eco has strategic partnerships in Bulgaria, Brazil, China, Kazakhstan, Mongolia, Russia, Sierra Leone, Switzerland, Ukraine and other countries. The strategy of Alfa Eco is targeted at the acquisition of assets in industries with a significant growth and consolidation potential. The company is also dedicated to providing corporate finance, strategic advisory, and related services to public and private companies across multiple sectors and regions. About Bluesphere Corporation Bluesphere Corporation is a company in the cleantech sector as a waste-to-energy project Integrator. Bluesphere develops waste-to-energy and other renewable energy projects. The Company aspires to become a key player in the global waste-to-energy and renewable energy markets. For further information please visit the Company's website www.bluespherecorporate.com.
https://wn.com/Blsp_Joint_Venture_Agreement_W_Alfa_Eco_Corporation_To_Build_Global_Waste_To_Energy_Projects
The price of palm oil in Sierra Leone | DW English

The price of palm oil in Sierra Leone | DW English

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  • Duration: 5:31
  • Updated: 15 Jul 2017
  • views: 3547
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From cookies and ice cream to soap and shampoo: every second product in supermarkets contains palm oil. New oil plantations grab land and destroy the environment in e.g. Sierra Leone. But there is a fair and environmentally friendly alternative way.
https://wn.com/The_Price_Of_Palm_Oil_In_Sierra_Leone_|_Dw_English
Locally powered energy | DW English

Locally powered energy | DW English

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  • Updated: 24 Dec 2017
  • views: 396
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In Brooklyn, neighbors are building their own power grid. They are not only producing their own energy, but they also want to start trading it amongst each other.
https://wn.com/Locally_Powered_Energy_|_Dw_English
Global Peace Index | Brand Sierra Leone News Clip

Global Peace Index | Brand Sierra Leone News Clip

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  • Updated: 11 Feb 2012
  • views: 419
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http://brandsierraleone.tv Brand Sierra Leone TV: Building Innovative Perceptions Sierra Leone has been ranked 61th in the GPI 2011, the world's leading measure of global peace created by the Institute for Economics and Peace. See more: http://brandsierraleone.tv http://www.facebook.com/brandsierraleone https://twitter.com/BrandSalone
https://wn.com/Global_Peace_Index_|_Brand_Sierra_Leone_News_Clip
End The Fires In Freetown

End The Fires In Freetown

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  • Updated: 29 Jan 2014
  • views: 712
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Information about how to contribute: Find us at Facebook (search for "end the fires in freetown") Help engineers without boarders to set up a pilot plant for composting of organic waste in Kingtom landfill and contribute to an improvement of the severe waste problem in Freetown, Sierra Leone. Editing: David Andersson Photo: Emil Leonardi Voice: Josh Lenn
https://wn.com/End_The_Fires_In_Freetown
Made in Germany | Palm Oil -- energy, not emissions

Made in Germany | Palm Oil -- energy, not emissions

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  • Duration: 4:47
  • Updated: 02 Dec 2007
  • views: 9362
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Palm oil is one of the world's most widely produced vegetable oils. Its production leaves behind huge amounts of wastewater and plant refuse. That leads to emissions of the potent greenhouse gas methane - corresponding to the energy yield of 750 millions liters of diesel fuel. The Federal Agricultural Research Centre in Germany has joined forces with an engineering firm in Bremen and the Indonesian Oil Palm Research Institute to develop what is called "zero-waste" technology. They turn part of the plant waste into compost. The rest is used for environmentally benign energy production. Of some 500 palm oil mills in Malaysia and Indonesia, nine have been equipped with the new technology. More facilities are under construction or in the planning stages. Report by: Hagen Tober
https://wn.com/Made_In_Germany_|_Palm_Oil_Energy,_Not_Emissions
Atmosierra - Biogas for Sierra Leone

Atmosierra - Biogas for Sierra Leone

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  • Duration: 2:17
  • Updated: 10 Dec 2014
  • views: 25
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-- Created using PowToon -- Free sign up at http://www.powtoon.com/join -- Create animated videos and animated presentations for free. PowToon is a free tool that allows you to develop cool animated clips and animated presentations for your website, office meeting, sales pitch, nonprofit fundraiser, product launch, video resume, or anything else you could use an animated explainer video. PowToon's animation templates help you create animated presentations and animated explainer videos from scratch. Anyone can produce awesome animations quickly with PowToon, without the cost or hassle other professional animation services require.
https://wn.com/Atmosierra_Biogas_For_Sierra_Leone
Energy Access in West Africa: Distributed Energy Solutions for Post-Ebola Recovery in Sierra Leone

Energy Access in West Africa: Distributed Energy Solutions for Post-Ebola Recovery in Sierra Leone

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  • Updated: 30 Mar 2017
  • views: 82
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This webinar highlights the impacts, current opportunities, and remaining challenges in scaling distributed energy solutions in West Africa. Panelists explore the role of distributed energy solutions in promoting the economic recovery of Sierra Leone in addition to the social benefits brought by access to modern energy services. They highlight the implementation of the UK Department for International Development’s Energy Africa Compact.
https://wn.com/Energy_Access_In_West_Africa_Distributed_Energy_Solutions_For_Post_Ebola_Recovery_In_Sierra_Leone
The Waste Transformers and Masada Waste Management clean up Freetown

The Waste Transformers and Masada Waste Management clean up Freetown

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  • Duration: 2:45
  • Updated: 28 Nov 2016
  • views: 427
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The Waste Transformers create decentralized, nutrient and energy hubs by converting residual waste streams into energy, whilst recovering (on-site) the natural resources and water in the waste. We empower local communities to leverage their waste to power positive change. Using smart business models, we do this in a way that is financially attractive today. It is a small-scale, high impact approach that is revolutionizing the way we deal with waste. http://www.thewastetransformers.com
https://wn.com/The_Waste_Transformers_And_Masada_Waste_Management_Clean_Up_Freetown
Sierra Leone & The West - not far away, but worlds apart.

Sierra Leone & The West - not far away, but worlds apart.

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  • Duration: 9:38
  • Updated: 18 Jul 2015
  • views: 109
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The differences between West Africa and modern western culture are celebrated through this short photo essay taken while I was in Sierra Leone Africa in 2012. The idea came to me while in America to juxtapose some photos celebrating the difference between the west and Western Africa. Hope you enjoy.
https://wn.com/Sierra_Leone_The_West_Not_Far_Away,_But_Worlds_Apart.
Young Sierra Leoneans Turns Soda Cans Into Cooking Pots |Eco@Africa|

Young Sierra Leoneans Turns Soda Cans Into Cooking Pots |Eco@Africa|

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  • Updated: 22 Oct 2017
  • views: 99
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For more information log on to http://www.channelstv.com
https://wn.com/Young_Sierra_Leoneans_Turns_Soda_Cans_Into_Cooking_Pots_|Eco_Africa|
Rwanda Solar Energy

Rwanda Solar Energy

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  • Duration: 3:11
  • Updated: 07 Sep 2017
  • views: 437
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Rwanda is home to east Africa’s first large-scale commercial solar field, but the project is doing more than just generating renewable energy. It's also empowering local orphans. Zack Baddorf reports from the Rwamagana district outside the capital, Kigali.
https://wn.com/Rwanda_Solar_Energy
SOTE   Waste Management WEB

SOTE Waste Management WEB

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  • Duration: 11:20
  • Updated: 28 Aug 2012
  • views: 59
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The Green Actors of West Africa present SOTE: The State of the Environment. A video series on the major environmental topics in the West African region. This 10 min. episode is on waste management. It is showing the threats to people and environment. But it also shows solutions and positive examples of NGO initiatives in Benin, Ghana and Sierra Leone.
https://wn.com/Sote_Waste_Management_Web
Spark Africa - 'Wonder Stove' saves firewood in Sierra Leone - Episode 5

Spark Africa - 'Wonder Stove' saves firewood in Sierra Leone - Episode 5

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  • Duration: 3:18
  • Updated: 04 Aug 2010
  • views: 4912
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Many people in Sierra Leone use a wood-stove to prepare their meals. Mister Njai traveled to Kenya 19 years ago where he saw ways to cook more economical. When he returned home he came up with a stove that needs less wood: the 'Wonder Stove'. According to Njai his stove has many advantages such as the reduction of deforestation, faster cooking and less smoke production. Although many companies has copied his idea, the stove is a big success. News about Africa is very often filled with stereotyped images of famine, war and disease. But there is also another side to the continent. Fast-growing economies and investment opportunities. The Dutch production company Interactive Africa focuses its lens precisely on the innovative side of Africa with its online video reports Spark Africa.

Also visit: www.africa-interactive.com Spark Africa is about innovative developments you hear little about. All the items are produced by African journalists and cameramen which creates a different dynamics compared to when a white European crew is used.

Among other fascinating reports comprising this 30-part video series, we take a look at how for example an entrepreneur from Friesland in the Netherlands has established a successful dairy business in Tanzania and how students from the University of Nairobi, Kenia, came about to invent a bicycle charger for mobile phones.

 The video reportages are a mix of portraits of Dutch entrepreneurs in Africa, African inventors and reports on fast-growing industries like the outsourcing of ICT work in Africa.
https://wn.com/Spark_Africa_'Wonder_Stove'_Saves_Firewood_In_Sierra_Leone_Episode_5
Why solar power is spreading so fast in Africa

Why solar power is spreading so fast in Africa

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  • Duration: 2:22
  • Updated: 16 Jan 2015
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Africans have been waiting for decades for the mains electricity which the rich world takes for granted. Sub-Saharan Africa’s 910m people consume less electricity each year than the 4.8m people of Alabama. Many more who are on the grid suffer brown-outs and dangerous surges in current. But a solar revolution is afoot. In 2009 just 1% of sub-Saharan Africans used solar lighting. Now it is nearly 5% or 11m people. The International Energy Agency, a Paris-based government think-tank, reckons that 500m more people will have solar electricity by 2030, Why is solar power spreading so fast in Africa? There are three main reasons. First, solar panel technology has improved. Efficiency gains and mass production mean that modern photovoltaic panels have plunged in price per watt – to around 30 cents. Second, low-energy bulbs have got better and cheaper. Modern solar lamps cost as little as $8—they charge by day and give light by night. They replace costly and dangerous alternatives - Africans waste $10 billion a year on kerosene. Even worse are candles, open fires—or darkness, which hurts productivity and encourages crime. The third, crucial development is in storage, as lamps are needed at night and solar power is collected in the daytime. Old nickel cadmium batteries wore out after 500 recharges; lithium-based ones can manage 2,000 and store much more electricity Additionally, solar power is increasingly well-financed in Africa. Aid donors are sponsoring more ambitious projects – specially designed fridges and televisions, for example. Bigger solar systems can run a school or clinic, a grain mill or irrigation pump, or even a whole village. Some dismiss solar as a second-best solution. But conventional, centralised electrical grids have proved unreliable and inefficient in the past -- and solar is much better than nothing.
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Blood Diamonds of the Sierra Leone

Blood Diamonds of the Sierra Leone

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Is this the world we created; by Jeanine Ecklund
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Ardley Energy from Waste (EfW) Facility time lapse

Ardley Energy from Waste (EfW) Facility time lapse

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Lift of a modular roof section.
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Rubaga turning waste into energy

Rubaga turning waste into energy

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Rubaga Division launshes community driven project
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BARBADOS TODAY EVENING UPDATE - August 15, 2017

BARBADOS TODAY EVENING UPDATE - August 15, 2017

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The AG calls for the Caribbean to team up to fight crime. An international partner tells Barbados to reopen talks on Waste-to-Energy programme. Sierra Leone pleads for help …and more in the BT evening news update…
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Hydraulic Pressure Occ Paper Baler

Hydraulic Pressure Occ Paper Baler

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Support the Dream to be Self-reliant and Free in Malawi!!!

Support the Dream to be Self-reliant and Free in Malawi!!!

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Earthship Biotecture and Non-profit, Empower Malawi, will build a sustainable community center for the people of Malawi. Inspired by nature, Michael Reynolds' Flower-Petal Design evolved from Earthship's disaster relief project in Haiti, and was implemented at Earthship's first project in Africa, Goderich Waldorf School, in Freetown, Sierra Leone. The project, Kapita Earthship Community Centre, is to be the first of its kind in the area and will become a sustainable development epicenter for 38 villages and over 5,000 rural people in South East Mzimba district East Mzimba district in Malawi. The Kapita Earthship Community Centre is to house a secure community bank, a library, a dispensary for medical services and supplies, administration offices, classrooms for teaching children and adults, and a local food bank to develop food security. All of these are necessities that do not exist for the people of Mizimba, Malawi and the surrounding areas. The Kapita Earthship Community Centre in Mzimba, Malawi will replicate the success of Haiti and Sierra Leone. Earthship will employ sustainable technologies such as rainwater catchment and filtration, solar energy, waste water management, thermal cooling and greenhouse technologies. Earthship Biotecture and Empower Malawi will work together side-by-side with 50 volunteers and the local people of Mzimba, Malawi to build two of the six rooms of the Community Centre in order to train the people of Mzimba to finish the remaining rooms and to impart the people of Mzimba with the knowledge and sustainable practices in order to guarantee success for their future. The most important aspect of this project is that we will not be building the entire community center for Malawi, but only building 2 of an 8 room community center in order to educate the people of Malawi on how to be self-reliant and sustainable. We are currently raising funds on our indiegogo site for the project by donation and only have 25 days to raise 13,000USD for the cost of materials. http://igg.me/at/SupportthedreamtobefreeinMalawi/x/1698186 Recently, Eco-Archtecture and Design website, Inhabitat, did a piece on our campaign and our project in Malawi: http://inhabitat.com/earthship-biotecture-seeks-funding-for-sustainable-earth-and-garbage-community-center-in-malawi/ Additionally, we are having an art contest our 'Support the Dream to be Free in Malawi' fan page to inspire people to make art and to help spread awareness on Malawi. https://www.facebook.com/SupportthedreamtobefreeinMalawi We are looking to get more press for this project to not only help with the fundraising efforts but to raise awareness on the situation in Malawi. Will you donate to our cause? http://igg.me/at/SupportthedreamtobefreeinMalawi/x/1698186 Will you share our story? http://igg.me/at/SupportthedreamtobefreeinMalawi/x/1698186 Thank you for your time.
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