social innovations

30
MAR 2016
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Energy sources and health are deeply connected, which is why so many hospitals and medical centers are taking a fresh look at renewables. 

22
MAR 2016
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Learn how higher education institutions can benefit from renewable energy in ways that transcend energy savings alone.  

03
MAR 2016
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Now that more STEM-centric subject matter (science, technology, engineering and math) is starting to find its way into U.S. classrooms, many schools are looking to incorporate renewable energy into their curricula. Here are some simple tips to bring solar and wind power into the mix. 

10
JUL 2015
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In late April this year a massive 7.8-magnitude earthquake in Nepal killed more than 8,000 people and injured another 18,000 people. Nepal was hit by a second quake in early May. Together, the quakes leveled much of Kathmandu and left an estimated 1.4 million Nepalese people in need of help.

In the wake of the quake, SunEdison donated 20 rural kits (a kind of small solar generator) to Nepal and worked with SunFarmer, a non-profit organization, to implement them where they were needed most. Here are some of the most important ways solar can help after a natural disaster happens.