Projects

Dala Energi

Lamps 100 lamps
People 500 people
Grades Higher grades
Health Better health
 -  Background Kisumu is a port city in Kisumu County, Kenya at 1,131 m (3,711 ft), with a population of 409,928 (2009 census). It is the largest city in Nyanza region and second most important city after Kampala in the greater Lake Victoria basin. GIVEWATTS works widely in the region, and has many schools on the Kenyan aide of the border. Project GIVEWATTS is making solar charged lamps available at several schools in the area. The households sign up and leave a deposit, an... Continue reading

Fastighetssnabben AB

Lamps 200 lamps
People 1000 people
Grades Higher grades
Health Better health
 -  Background Homa Bay County is located in Nyanza Province of Kenya. Its capital and largest town is Homa Bay. The county has a population of just above a million, and borders Lake Victoria to the West and North. The population is mainly small holder farmers, with a few cows and goats for grazing. This renders them vulnerable to the growth in population, and climate change. The main source of light is kerosene, sometimes replaced by firewood. The price of kerosene is highe... Continue reading

ScoreStudies (by Antaé)

Lamps 250 lamps
People 1250 people
Grades Higher grades
Health Better health
 -  Background Kakamega county is in Western Kenya, on the border to Uganda. The provincial capital, Kakamega Town, is small, but the region has a very high population density, and is second only to Nairobi in terms of population size. The equator runs through the green landscape, and it has an average elevation above sea level of 1,535 m. The population lives on agriculture, and are subsistence farmers. The average income is low, but relatively steady since the land is very... Continue reading

SPECTRUM

Lamps 185 lamps
People 925 people
Grades Higher grades
Health Better health
 -  Background Kisumu is a port city in Kisumu County, Kenya at 1,131 m (3,711 ft), with a population of 409,928 (2009 census). It is the third largest city in Kenya, the principal city of western Kenya, the immediate former capital of Nyanza Province and the headquarters of Kisumu County. It has a municipal charter but no city charter. It is the largest city in Nyanza region and second most important city after Kampala in the greater Lake Victoria basin. Kisumu County border... Continue reading

LYNXHEDGE

Lamps 500 lamps
People 2 500 people
Savings SEK 600 000 saved
Grades 50% Higher grades
 -  BACKGROUND Kisumu is a port city on the shore of Lake Victoria. The whole area has a pretty high elevation, and Kisumu is on 1,131 m. It has a population of 409,928 (2009 census) and is the third largest city in Kenya. It is after Kampala, the capital of Uganda, considered the second most important city in the Lake Victoria basin. GIVEWATTS works widely in the region, and has many schools on the Kenyan side of the border. ENERGY IN THE HOUSEHOLD The main source of... Continue reading

Friends for a Cause

Lamps 20 lamps
People 100 people
Grades Higher grades
Health Better health
 -  Background Amboseli is located in Kajiado county southern  part of Kenya. It is bordered by Tanzania to the southwest.  It is commonly known for the park,(Amboseli National Park). The landscape of Kajiado county consists of plains plus some volcanic hills and valleys. The region is very dry with no continually flowing rivers and is officially designated as semi-arid. There are two wet seasons, the ‘short rains’ between October and December and the ‘long rains’ be... Continue reading

BONA OFFICIA

Lamps 150 lamps
People 750 people
Grades Higher grades
Health Better health
 -  Background Amboseli is located in Kajiado county southern  part of Kenya. It is bordered by Tanzania to the southwest.  It is commonly known for the park,(Amboseli National Park). The landscape of Kajiado county consists of plains plus some volcanic hills and valleys. The region is very dry with no continually flowing rivers and is officially designated as semi-arid. There are two wet seasons, the ‘short rains’ between October and December and the ‘long rains’ be... Continue reading

MARSHALL FOUNDATION

Lamps 1000 lamps
People 5000 people
Grades Higher grades
Health Better health
 -  Background Narok County is a county in Kenya. Narok County has a population of 850,920. Its capital and largest town is Narok. Along with Kisii County, Narok County has been identified as having the highest level of practice of female genital cutting in the country, despite the practice being outlawed in 2001. Narok Town is the last major town when travelling by road from Nairobi to Maasai Mara National Park and Keekorok Lodge.  Its town stands as a center for services,... Continue reading

HEM (HALMSTAD ENERGI)

Lamps 212 lamps
People 1060 people
Grades Higher grades
Health Better health
 -  Background Malindi is an electoral constituency in Kenya. It is one of the constituencies and largest urban centre in Kilifi County. It is a town on Malindi bay at the mouth of the Galana river, lying on the Indian ocean coast of Kenya It is 120 kilometres northeast of Mombasa with a population of 207,253 as of the 2009 census. The majority of Malindi's population are muslim. Tourism is the major industry in Malindi. The city is exceptionally popular among Italian touris... Continue reading

E.ON

Lamps 1075 lamps
People 5375 people
Grades Higher grades
Health Better health

 

 -  Background Homa Bay County is located in the west of Kenya, on the shores of Lake Victoria. Its capital and largest town is Homa Bay. The county has a population of about 963,794 (2009 census) and covers an area of 3,154.7 km². The area has many tourist attractions, including Ruma National Park, Winam Gulf of Lake Victoria, Rusinga and Mfangano Islands, Kanjera Archaeological site, Volcanic Lake Simbi Nyaima in Karachuonyo and Mt. Homa. The populations relies mainly on ... Continue reading