Practical Insights on Solar Power

Solar-Powered Solutions to Support Mobile Phones

Solar-Powered Solutions to Support Mobile Phones

Published on: Aug 28 2009 by Wayan Vota - Comments Off on Solar-Powered Solutions to Support Mobile Phones
While there is an explosive growth of mobile phone usage in Africa, there has not been a corresponding growth in the national electric grid to support these phones....
Interview: Samuel Okwiri of Lebra Solar Technologies

Interview: Samuel Okwiri of Lebra Solar Technologies

Published on: Aug 24 2009 by Wayan Vota - Comments Off on Interview: Samuel Okwiri of Lebra Solar Technologies
During a Inveneo Business Training, we interviewed Sam Okwiri about his new solar power company, Lebra Solar Technologies: Sam, who used to work for WinAfrique,...
Innovations in Solar Power and Solar Panel Cleaning

Innovations in Solar Power and Solar Panel Cleaning

Published on: Aug 02 2009 by Wayan Vota - 1 Comment
It’s our learned opinion that the best power source for rural ICT implementations is solar panels feeding deep-cycle batteries. But solar is expensive, $10-14...
Solar Power Calculator for Africa

Solar Power Calculator for Africa

Published on: May 06 2009 by Wayan Vota - 1 Comment
Matt Berg, a longtime friend of Inveneo, has published his off-grid solar calculator for public use. Its an excel-based toolkit to help with cost and design estimates...
G4S Courier Service goes Fully Wireless with KDN

G4S Courier Service goes Fully Wireless with KDN

Published on: May 01 2009 by Andris Bjornson - Comments Off on G4S Courier Service goes Fully Wireless with KDN
How far can you take wireless technologies in an urban environment? Kenya Data Networks, has designed a fully independent shipping center for G4S, a Kenyan courier...