Extramural Research - People, Prosperity and the Planet
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EPA Grant Number: SU834292
Title: A Comprehensive Platform for Rural Energy Optimization in the Himalayan Region
Wellesley College, Harvard, MIT, and Qinghai Normal University students are developing a 3-in-1 solar cooker, heater, and electricity generator to help bring clean energy to the rural Himalayas. Students are working with communities to promote awareness about energy choices and to make clean energy device manufacture a feasible option for local income generation.
Challenge Area(s): Energy, Information Technology