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Kirsten McKnight on the Project Supply Process

Posted by: Kirsten McKnight
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My job at NativeEnergy is to vet new projects, particularly forestry and clean water projects. I work closely with NGOs and small businesses trying to make a difference here in the US and in Kenya, Ghana, Honduras, Tanzania, and beyond.

Read More | Oct 14, 2013 |

World Water Week just passed. Did you notice?

Posted by: Tom Rawls
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Today, 780 million individuals still live without access to clean and safe water sources. Two and a half billion people lack access to improved sanitation facilities. One billion people defecate in the open.  Is that too much information?

Read More | Sep 17, 2013 |

From the President: Reflections on World Water Day

Posted by: Jeff Bernicke, President, NativeEnergy
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Today—World Water Day—marks about one year since we formally started our water filter projects. In March 2012, I traveled to Africa to begin implementing our Kenya Clean Water Project with our in-country partners.

Read More | Mar 22, 2013 |

Cut greenhouse gas pollution, change a life

Posted by: The NativeEnergy Team
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In Siaya and Bondo, Kenya, gathering water is an all-day affair. Families walk to collect it from the muddy Yala River. They also have to find wood, a scarce resource. Then, they must boil the water, producing greenhouse gases and, in many cases, indoor air pollution.

Read More | Feb 13, 2013 |