Lifeline Energy

Lifeline Energy is a non-profit social enterprise that provides sustainable information and education access to vulnerable populations. We achieve this by designing, manufacturing and distributing solar and wind-up media players and radios for classroom and group listening. Since 1999, we have distributed more than 500,000 power independent radios to provide on-demand access to information and education, mainly in sub-Saharan Africa. Over the years we have received numerous awards including the Tech Museum of Innovation Award, a World Bank Development Marketplace Award and an Index: Design to Improve Life Award. In addition, our founder and CEO Kristine Pearson was named one of TIME magazi...

Kristine training the trainers in Zambia

Kristine training the trainers in Zambia
Photo from Progress Report '"1000 Days of Motherhood" gets Lifeplayers' (view small | med | large | orig)

A happy user of the Polaris radio/light!

A happy user of the Polaris radio/light!
Photo from Progress Report 'More solar radio/lights sent to the Philippines' (view small | med | large | orig)

Lifesaving Information: Halting Ebola in Liberia

Lifesaving Information: Halting Ebola in Liberia
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Solar MP3 players to educate Zambian children

Solar MP3 players to educate Zambian children
Photo from Progress Report 'The joy of watching radio learners' (view small | med | large | orig)

Solar MP3 players to educate Zambian children

Solar MP3 players to educate Zambian children
Photo from Progress Report 'Thesis highlights importance of Taonga Market' (view small | med | large | orig)

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