World Award 2015 - Category Fire

[WINNER] How water and bleach make a Liter of Light

APPLICANT: MYSHELTER FOUNDATION
COUNTRY: PHILIPPINES

Liter of Light is an open-source two step solution to build a grassroots micro‐solar industry in a country by creating a livelihood program that trains women from low‐income populations to assemble locally sourced, sustainable, and affordable solar products.

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Abundance

APPLICANT: ABUNDANCE GENERATION
COUNTRY: UNITED KINGDOM

Abundance is a crowdfunding platform that makes it easy for anyone to invest in renewable energy and in the process increases positive engagement with renewable energy.

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Sugarcane waste biomass torrefaction

APPLICANT: NFR BIOENERGY LLC
COUNTRY: USA

Sugarcane waste is usually left behind in the fields and burned, creating a huge negative environmental impact. This project converts the biomass into torrefied energy pellets, replacing the use of coal or wood.

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