According to Lt. Gen. Ranier Ricardo Cruz III of Eastmincom, these solar powered lighting systems can help facilitate rehabilitation in the towns and cities devastated by “Yolanda.” via Solar power used in ‘Yolanda’ hit areas | ABS-CBN News.
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At the very least, states, cities and local communities should work to outfit hospitals, schools, shelters, gas stations and emergency centers with backup generation that includes solar in the energy mix. Adding PV-plus-storage at venues that provide critical services will stretch hard-to-get resources such as gasoline and diesel in the wake of natural disasters. […]
This may have been suggested before, but if not it’s a great idea that’s been sitting on our noses all this time. Designer Sayalee Kaluskar has turned a pair of Ray-Ban sunglasses into an iPhone charging device by adding solar panels to them. Solar-panel sunglasses recharge your iPhone in the evening | Crave – […]
A temporary radio station operating out of a suitcase is helping survivors of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, providing both critical information and a dose of normalcy. . Survivors of the devastating typhoon are still struggling to find food and water and locate missing friends and family There is a large population in the Philippines with […]