3D Printer Built from E-Waste by African Inventor

A young Togolese inventor, working out of a makerspace in Lome, built his own 3D printer using discarded e-waste scavenged from one of the huge tech graveyards (read: e-waste dump) near Accra, in Ghana. And if it wasn’t enough for Afate Gnikou to just build his own from the dregs of modern technology, he has […]

Half a million households in Peru to get solar panels | Green Futures Magazine

New programme aims to provide electricity access for 95% of the country. () Four hundred miles north of Lima, in the Cajamarca region of Peru, 1601 rural households across 126 communities recently gained access to electricity for the first time, thanks to the National Photovoltaic Household Electrification Programme. Half a million households in Peru to […]