Eradicating Energy Poverty in Haiti

by EarthSpark International

Eradicating Energy Poverty in Haiti

Eradicating Energy Poverty in Haiti
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Midwives using Eneji Pwop solar lights

Midwives using Eneji Pwop solar lights
Midwives in rural southern Haiti often work to deliver babies by only the light of a candle or small kerosene lamp. EarthSpark's clean energy entrepreneurs provide them with access to electric light. (view small | med | large | orig)

The first clean energy store, Magazen Eneji Pwop

The first clean energy store, Magazen Eneji Pwop
EarthSpark opened the first clean energy store, Magazen Eneji Pwop, in Les Anglais, Haiti in July 2010. Since then, Eneji Pwop has expanded to 75 entrepreneurs operating throughout southern Haiti. (view small | med | large | orig)

Eneji Pwop at the marketplace

Eneji Pwop at the marketplace
Eneji Pwop products are often marketed and distributed at village markets throughout rural southern Haiti. (view small | med | large | orig)

Eneji Pwop lights in Les Anglais, Haiti

Eneji Pwop lights in Les Anglais, Haiti
Eneji Pwop lamps charging during the day in Les Anglais, Haiti after a storm. (view small | med | large | orig)

EP brings solar light to unelectrified Haiti

EP brings solar light to unelectrified Haiti
75% of Haiti's population does not have access to electricity. These families live in darkness when the sun goes down. Eneji Pwop's solar bulbs provide clean and affordable light. (view small | med | large | orig)

Reozi Meisson, Grid Technician

Reozi Meisson, Grid Technician
Photo from Progress Report '6 months of solar powered smart grid and counting!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Electricity poles in downtown Les Anglais.

Electricity poles in downtown Les Anglais.
Photo from Progress Report '6 months of solar powered smart grid and counting!' (view small | med | large | orig)

The Les Anglais solar array

The Les Anglais solar array
Photo from Progress Report '6 months of solar powered smart grid and counting!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Eradicating Energy Poverty in Haiti

Eradicating Energy Poverty in Haiti
Photo from Progress Report 'Akademi Eneji deploys to survey future microgrids!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Organization Information

EarthSpark International

Location: Washington, DC - USA
Website: http:/​/​www.earthsparkinternational.org
Project Leader:
Allison Archambault
Washington, DC United States
$10,760 raised of $25,000 goal
 
205 donations
$14,240 to go
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