Women’s Clean Energy Wednesday: Spotlight on Rwanda

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Tue, 20 Oct 2020 00:56:29 +0000

On Wednesday, October 21, join C3E International and USAID’s Power Africa for Women’s Clean Energy Wednesday: International Spotlight on Rwanda

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Rwanda’s GURARIDE Looks To Jumpstart Africa’s Bikeshare & Micromobility Industry

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Mon, 14 Sep 2020 16:45:12 +0000

GURARIDE is a Rwanda-based green e-mobility public bikeshare (PBS) transport system company committed to the sustainability of micromobility in Africa, with Rwanda being its first entry point. GURARIDE wants to jumpstart the micromobility scene in this part of the world.

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It’s All In The Numbers! A Deep Dive Into ICE Motorcycle Fleet Data Convinces Kimosop & Co-Founder Steve To Start Ecobodaa Kenya

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Wed, 02 Sep 2020 16:26:42 +0000

Motorcycle taxis are the most preferred mode of last-mile connectivity in East Africa. Unfortunately, motorcycle taxis in Africa’s urban cities are one of the main sources of pollution and chaos on the roads. By building a product that reduces the rider’s expenses in terms of maintenance, fueling, and asset acquisition of the motorcycle taxis, Ecobodaa hopes to build a more resilient and sustainable urban mobility solution

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The Waiting List For Rwanda’s Ampersand Electric Motorcycles Is Now At 7000!

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Wed, 19 Aug 2020 20:05:36 +0000

Ampersand electric motorcycleRwanda-based Ampersand wants to help all these motorcycle riders switch to electric and help them save money and the environment at the same time. Ampersand’s CEO Josh Whale gives us an update on Ampersand’s progress in Rwanda

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Nairobi VW eGolf Experience

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Wed, 15 Jul 2020 18:15:30 +0000

Iyadi Iyadi had enough problems with his ICE car and maintaining it became very expensive. He then decided to ditch the ICE and get an EV. After some extensive research, he decided to buy the 35.8 kWh 2019 VW eGolf

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Safer, More Sustainable Transport In A Post-COVID-19 World

Credit to Author: World Resources Institute| Date: Mon, 27 Apr 2020 11:10:44 +0000

The COVID-19 crisis has shown that effective public transport is vital to keeping cities running. By serving essential workers in health care, emergency services, food services, and other sectors, public transport has become a service not just for some people but for all urban residents

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COVID-19 Could Affect Cities For Years. Here Are 4 Ways They’re Coping Now.

Credit to Author: World Resources Institute| Date: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 18:48:48 +0000

Image of a particular district NYC cynthia shahanWaling to Subway. NYC cynthia shahanThe COVID-19 pandemic is laying bare two unavoidable facts about our new reality: we are more interconnected than ever, and cities are at the front lines of this crisis and will be at the front lines of any similarly globalized crisis in the future

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5 Strategies That Achieve Climate Mitigation & Adaptation Simultaneously

Credit to Author: World Resources Institute| Date: Mon, 24 Feb 2020 04:12:04 +0000

Climate actions have often fallen into one of two strategies: mitigation efforts to lower or remove greenhouse gas emissions from the atmosphere, and adaptation efforts to adjust systems and societies to withstand the impacts of climate change. The separation has led to the misinformed view that addressing climate change means pursuing either mitigation or adaptation

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How The Zayed Sustainable Prize Makes A Difference — 4 Interviews

Credit to Author: Jacek Fior| Date: Mon, 13 Jan 2020 02:57:39 +0000

I thought I would go back to the Zayed Sustainability Prize winners from last year to check what has changed and how the prize has impacted their operations

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