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Let the sun shine

Feature story | August 20, 2009 at 0:00

Barack Obama's grandmother now has solar panels on the roof of her home in Kenya, compliments of Greenpeace.

US President Obama's grandmother joins the Solar Generation

Press release | August 20, 2009 at 0:00

Young Kenyans working with Greenpeace’s Solar Generation are tackling the twin problems of energy poverty and climate change today, by installing solar panels on the Senator Barack Obama School in Kogelo and on the roof of the house of Mama Sarah...

Kenya Overcomes Pests and Weeds with Ecological Solutions

Publication | January 26, 2010 at 0:00

Kenyan farmers utilize local knowledge of ecological and sustainable farming practices to cope with pests, enhancing yields over industrial agriculture or monoculture, by up to 350 percent.

Solar photovoltaic

Image | August 19, 2009 at 14:30

Solar photovoltaic power is a very well-known renewable energy source - yet not widepsread enough. In countries like Kenya that receive a high amount of sunlight year-round, it is a very accessible source of energy. On this photo, Barack Obama's...

Put the (solar) lights on

Image | August 20, 2009 at 9:00

20 August - Kenya. Mama Sarah Obama, the US President’s grandmother flicks on the lights after Greenpeace installed a Solar power system at her home in Kogelo Village, Kenya. Read more .

Mama Sara Obama after Solar Panels Installation in Kenya

Image | August 20, 2009 at 0:00

Mama Sarah Obama, the US President’s grandmother flicks on the lights after Greenpeace installed a Solar power system at her home in Kogelo Village, Kenya.

Bringing Solar to Mama Sarah Obama

Video | August 26, 2009 at 15:28

Greenpeace have installed solar energy in the village of Barack Obama's grandmother in Kenya providing electricity to her house as well as to the community's school.

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