Solar Hot Water for Madagascar

 
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  • Solar Hot Water for Madagascar has made updates to their project page.
    • 9 months ago
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  • Solar Hot Water for Madagascar posted a progress report
    We did it!
    By - Bruce Gardiner - Project Director
    We finally did it! We have raised the funds necesssary to install a solar hot water system. Soon, funds will be transferred to Madagascar to pay for the installation by a local renewable energy company. Right now, at the end of March, it's the end of the cyclone season in Madagascar and by June the weather will turn colder...
    • 9 months ago
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  • Solar Hot Water for Madagascar has received 1 donation
    • 9 months ago
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  • Solar Hot Water for Madagascar has received 1 donation
    • 10 months ago
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  • Solar Hot Water for Madagascar posted a progress report
    Another request for solar hot water
    By - Bruce Gardiner - Project Director
    With the solar hot water system in l'Akany Tafita being so successful and well received, Solar Roots has had a request to install another system in a sister orphanage called l'Akany Famonjena. Whereas, l'Akany Tafita is located in a very poor urban neighborhood in Antananarivo, l'Akany Famonjena is out beyond the suburbs,...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Solar Hot Water for Madagascar has received 9 donations
    • 1 year ago
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  • Solar Hot Water for Madagascar posted a progress report
    Hot water keeps flowing in Akany Tafita
    By - Bruce Gardiner - Project Director
    Winter is coming to an end in Anatananarivo and soon it will be cyclone season again. However, at Akany Tafita, this winter was different from any previous one - this year, the kids had access to copious amounts of hot water for showering. This makes such a difference in their young lives. In the poor neighborhood of...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Solar Hot Water for Madagascar posted a progress report
    Solar Hot Water System installed at l'Akany Tafita
    By - Bruce Gardiner - Project Director
    This spring I fulfilled a promise I had made last year to Dr Zoe and the children of L'Akany Tafita - I purchased and arranged the installation of a solar water heater. The supplier, Majinco Solar, included free installation, which suited me well, as I was suffering from knee problems at the time. All in all, the...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Solar Hot Water for Madagascar posted a progress report
    Progress at l'Akany Tafita
    By - Bruce Gardiner - Project Director
    As winter approaches here in Madagascar, the second floor addition at l'Akany Tafita (Nest of Progress) is almost finished. There are now 3 classrooms upstairs, plus two small studio apartments for visitors. This leaves a larger space on the ground floor free to be rented out for functions such as marriages. This comprises...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Solar Hot Water for Madagascar has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
    • 2 years ago
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  • Solar Hot Water for Madagascar has received 2 donations
    • 2 years ago
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Organization

Solar Roots

Berkeley, CA, United States

Project Leader

Bruce Gardiner

Berkeley, CA United States

Where is this project located?

Map of Solar Hot Water for Madagascar