During the Coronavirus pandemic in Kenya access to reliable services and infrastructure have been more essential than ever. Over the past 18 months, despite many lockdowns and barriers to completion, Renewable Worlds Kenyan team have been expanding energy access within two communities in the Lake Victoria Region. Under our Optimisation Project, 47 new connections have been installed (bringing total energy access to 108 households and businesses in Sika and Ragwe communities). To ensure the best use of energy communities have been supported by Renewable World staff and local partners in technical Microgrid management, health and safety, entrepreneurship, financial literacy, governance and leadership.
Find out how solar-powered ice-making could transform lives in Kiwa Island, Kenya.
Our DIT volunteer, Jack Tanner, shares his findings and thoughts from his technical report after his visit to Kenya.
Our Trustee Neil Pinto traveled to Kenya last month to witness first-hand Renewable World's project sites on the shores of Lake Victoria. In this blog he shares his thoughts on the experience.
DIT student Jack Tanner is the 2017 DIT Travel Scholar in Renewable Energy. In June 2017 he began a 3-month placement in Kenya working with Renewable World
The RESOLVE project came to a close in November 2016 and we have shared our highlights and achievements over the last three years.
Qmarkets have recently partnered with Renewable World to help provide renewable energy to communities on the shores of Lake Victoria, Kenya.