As a result of the success of the LEVEL-UP program, awareness about solar PV
blossomed in the villages. However, not all villagers were eligible for systems and
communities could not apply for the loan program. In order to enable communities to
benefit from clean solar energy for lighting, TV and radio cassette players, Lotus Energy embarked
on a mission to fund donors who could sponsor all or part of a community
system. No system is completely free and village committees are encouraged to
participate financially as much as possible and also with input such as local
transportation, installation assistance, etc.
currently coordinating and developing several programs. The first
Sisters program took
place in March 1999; we are now recruiting volunteers to
participate in upcoming programs. A feasibility study is underway
Employment and Lighting Program (HELP).
currently seeking funds to support a village thanka
painting school which
could potentially provide much employment to local people.
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