Stanford scientists build solar-powered elephant research camp

. Stanford University. We’re here at Mushara Waterhole in Etosha National Park, Namibia. I’ve been doing elephant research here for twenty years. This year, we’re doing a film on the research, and all of the research and filming, is done by solar energy. Now, one of the really special aspects of, solar energy is it […]

Wrong Climate for Damming Rivers

Many people may not realize it, but electricity is the planet’s largest source of climate pollution. There are things we must do, urgently. First, we need to cut back on fossil fuels use. Secondly, we need to use energy more efficiently. And then, we have to increase our use of clean renewables. The dam industry […]

The World’s Future MEGAPROJECTS: 2019-2040’s (Season 2 – Complete)

These are the most ambitious megaprojects in development around the world. No other country, with the exception of China and perhaps India, is undergoing a bigger building boom than Turkey. The Turkish government is overseeing a $400 billion spending spree on infrastructure that it hopes will lay the groundwork for a rapid economic rise. The […]

The village that built its own wi-fi network – BBC Africa

The middle of nowhere has been keeping a secret. And we’re off to find out what it is and how it can change Africa. South Africa has one of the highest internet penetration rates on the continent. But despite that, people who live in remote places like this say they don’t use the Internet. Two […]

Solar energy in an app to power Africa

What we do here is social business. It must be a business so that we can make it grow because the challenge is to benefit millions, or tens of millions, hundreds of millions of people but we still have a social impact, which is very important. Africa is a land of innovation. Even though there […]

Colorado School Of Mines Students Win Solar Energy Decathalon

DEPARTMENT HAS BEEN POSTING VIDEOS OF A JOHN CENA ACTION FIGURE AROUND THE STATION TO ENCOURAGE THE VISIT, AND IT WORKED STUDENTS AT THE COLORADO SCHOOL OF MINES FOUND OUT TODAY THEY WON A GLOBAL COMPETITION USING SOLAR ENERGY THEY COMPETED AGAINST MORE THAN A DOZEN OTHER TEAMS. SHAWN CHITNIS IS LIVE ON THE SCHOOL’S […]

Discover Our Range of Solar Street Lights

[MUSIC PLAYING] Schneider Electric street lighting solutions are a unique all-in-one design for solar street lighting. Making use of state of the art LED technology and optical dispersion lenses to ensure even spread of light and high output setting of above 150 lumen per watt, a patented energy management system to guarantee zero blackouts after […]

Can We Terraform the Sahara to Stop Climate Change?

We have been hearing it for years. Climate change is happening. What I am about to present to you is fact. These are reliable measurements with multiple peer reviewed papers confirming the information. Atmospheric carbon dioxide levels are the highest they have been in over 400 thousand years, confirmed by our analysis of hundreds of […]

Meet the Man Who Built His Own Power Plant

(uplifting music) – [Narrator] Most of rural Kenya doesn’t have access to electricity. This means the evenings are full of darkness. Here, families rely on kerosene lamps, which are expensive and produce harmful fumes. John Wangare wanted to change that. – My name is John Margiro Wangare. I am the found of Magiro Mini Hydroelectric. […]

The BIGGEST Concentrated Solar Plant in the World is in Africa I Morocco

Africa and in particular, North Africa has tremendous potential for solar generation. Imagine a solar plant the size of 3500 football pitches.. Well this is not fiction, it is reality. This is Morocco, the home of the largest concentrated solar plant in the World, the Noor Solar Power Station The solar plant sits on over […]