Saving energy? It's not the tram ride, it's keeping the cabin cozy along the way. This Belgian company found a unique way to find and stop energy leaks - and they won an Ashden Award for their efforts.
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In five years, as solar installations skyrocketed, prices fell by 2/3 while jobs in the solar industry more than doubled.The exuberant green energy market has been powering along for enough years now that this trend is becoming too clear to be denied: renewable energy adds jobs even as costs come down.
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Based in Tanzania, SunFunder has so far provided over $8 million of finance to solar businesses in eight African countries and India, helping them to offer solar electricity to thousands of people.