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2013-06-10 23:02:26

The Grid Earth Store will donate a Waka Waka light for every Waka Power light sold. In addition to purchasing the finest solar light and USB charger available, you will provide safe light to a family in need, possibly even save a life. Georgetown, TX (PRWEB) June 10, 2013 For every Waka Power light sold by the Grid Earth Store, a Waka Waka light will be donated to a family in need. You can own the coolest solar lamp and USB charger available, while allowing a family living in poverty to...

2013-05-28 23:01:11

Thousands of people who previously lived with dangerous kerosene and candle light in their homes are now living safe and breathing easier. Their children are finally able to learn to read without risking their lives. Cayo District, Belize (PRWEB) May 28, 2013 According to the World Health Organization,http://www.who.int/ipcs/emergencies/kerosene.pdf nearly one thousand people burn to death every day from kerosene lamps. Most of them are under 14 years of age. Due to the generous donation...

Kerosene Lamps Release Black Carbon And Should Be Replaced
2012-11-29 09:20:58

UC Berkeley The primary source of light for more than a billion people in developing nations is also churning out black carbon at levels previously overlooked in greenhouse gas estimates, according to a new study led by researchers at UC Berkeley and the University of Illinois. Results from field and lab tests found that 7 to 9 percent of the kerosene in wick lamps – used for light in 250-300 million households without electricity – is converted to black carbon when burned....

2012-07-21 23:01:35

KXAN talks with the Director of the Grid Earth Project about the dangers of kerosene when used as a source of household lighting. (PRWEB) July 21, 2012 Grid Earth Project lights up lives. Nonprofit brings power of light to remote areas Updated: Monday, 16 Jul 2012, 1:43 PM CDT Published : Monday, 16 Jul 2012, 8:23 AM CDT To view the interview: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qOGjFK11Jgw&feature=share AUSTIN (KXAN) - An Austin couple is changing lives, one light at a time. John and Audrey...

2012-06-06 23:04:16

Bethlehem Burners, a division of Bethlehem Apparatus Company, Inc., and manufacturers of surface-mixed glassworking torches since 1950, has introduced the new Bethlehem Bravo Lampworking Torch. The Bravo torch was designed specifically with the needs of the artistic flameworker in mind. It affords unmatched control over the flame while meeting the market´s demand for a low-pressure torch that helps reduce fuel consumption costs. Hellertown, PA (PRWEB) June 06, 2012 Bethlehem Burners, a...

2011-01-09 00:43:59

Recently, the village of Bomba in Belize took a huge step forward in technology with help from the Austin, TX-based U.S. organization Grid Earth, also known as GEAR. GEAR's mission is to bring in reusable and sustainable solar LED light technology that will eliminate the use of kerosene in homes and to aid in the economic growth of their village partners. Austin, TX (PRWEB) January 7, 2011 Recently, the village of Bomba in Belize took a huge step forward in technology with help from the...