Tag: Off-Grid

Rob Goodier

Five questions with Sam Dargan

April 23, 2013

Sam Dargan founded a music production company to promote the solar LEDs and other devices that he sells in...

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Rob Goodier

Solar WiFi links Micronesian islands

September 29, 2012

Island-hopping long-distance WiFi and a computer lab in a box in Micronesia have demonstrated the viability of low-cost, instant...

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Rob Goodier

Solar textiles: An interview with Sheila Kennedy

July 28, 2012

The head of a program that is equipping off-grid communities with solar power-generating textiles suggested that the technology might represent...

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Rob Goodier

Solar-powered antennae for off-grid communications

November 14, 2011

This innovation is one of our Promising Prototypes of IEEE’s Global Humanitarian Technology Conference in Seattle Oct. 30 – Nov...

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Rob Goodier

Clean tech for off-grid villages

June 29, 2011

Two-watt solar panels jut incongruously from thatched roofs in a rural Ethiopian village, dangling cords into the rooms below to charge...

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Rob Goodier

Why the telecom industry wants to sell greener power systems in Africa

February 27, 2011

A start-up in San Francisco may have found a way to entice telecom companies to distribute its new rechargeable...

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