Doing Your Bit: The solar-powered unit helping farmers reduce waste
With a small machine powered by solar energy, the start-up RenewDrive has helped small-scale farmers reduce agricultural waste across Nigeria.
How solar energy is lighting up Kenya's future
From charging mobile phones to supplying energy for factories, one new company is exploring the potential of solar energy in Kenya and throughout East Africa.
Akon in Liberia to promote education, solar energy initiatives
American musician Aliaune 'Akon' Thiam visits Liberia as part of his initiative to use solar energy to bring electricity to millions households in Africa.
Belgian scientists turn urine into drinkable water
A team of scientists from Belgium build a machine that turns urine into drinkable water and fertilizer using solar energy, a technique which could be applied in rural areas and developing countries.