Solaterns: Solar Powered Reading Lamps In Kenya

Solanterns are an attempt to replace potentially dangerous kerosene lamps with more environmentally friendly solar powered lamps in Kenya.

Solanterns are an attempt to replace potentially dangerous kerosene lamps with more environmentally friendly solar powered lamps in Kenya.  A Solantern is available locally for 2000 Ksh ($25).  While the lantern requires a considerable initial investment, the long term savings are great, as families usually spend around $90 per year on kerosene.

[via WhiteAfrican]

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