Category Archives: Environment

Meet Kathy Puffer: The Trailblazing Entrepreneur Empowering Communities with Small-Scale Biogas Solutions

Kathy Puffer is the Co-Founder of Solar CITIES, Inc., based in the US, and the host of the Mighty Network, an international educational hub that trains people on how to be entrepreneurs in the clean energy business, especially biogas. Kathy has been recognized for her efforts to bring small-scale biogas solutions to vulnerable communities and […]

IRENA: Off-grid sector emerges to plug energy access gaps

IRENA’s new report Off-grid Renewable Energy Statistics 2022 shows that off-grid renewables continue to grow despite the challenges of the Covid-19 pandemic. The report provides statistics for the period 2012–2021 covering mini-grids, biogas for cooking and lighting, off-grid solar lights, pumps, and home solar systems across Africa, Asia, Central and South America, Oceania, the Middle East, and […]

What is COP27 and why is it important?

By: Esme StallardBBC News Climate and Science World leaders are discussing action to tackle climate change at the COP27 climate summit in Egypt. It follows a year of climate-related disasters and broken temperature records. UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak is attending, having previously said he would not. What is COP27? United Nations (UN) climate summits […]

Team54Project Ghana – Plant More Trees

Team 54 Project, Ghana led by the National Coordinator Mr. Daniel Awomnab partnered with the government of Ghana and other environmentalists to plant over 30,000 new trees giving the environment a green look and a green health. Johnbosco Ife, the International Digital Director for Team 54 Project International was there to thank the team of […]

UN Secretary-General invites Nigerian Eco-Advocate to the UNGA

It is no longer news that an African will be the President of the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly starting from Tuesday, 17th – 27th September 2019 in New York, chaired by H.E. Prof. Tijjani Muhammad Bande from Nigeria. However, what is global news is that the United Nations Secretary-General has selected […]

Team 54 Project International – Nigeria visits the orphanage

On August 28th 2019, Team 54 Project members in Nigeria led by Mr. Solomon Oluwaseun Samson and in collaboration with De Lifeline Foundation and Education and Environment Network – TEEN Africa visited the local orphanage. “It was exactly 3:00 pm Nigerian time, when we have arrived to the orphanage. The children were very excited and […]

Everything you touch is trash and it all ends up here

The World’s Plastic Addiction Is On Horrifying Display In These Photographs When you start looking for trash, you see it everywhere. It flows past you every day, an endless stream of bags and takeout boxes and disposable forks, the blister packs and laminated foils that come wrapped around every tube of toothpaste or plastic toy […]

Greta Thunberg Successfully Arrives in New York to Urge Climate Action

“It’s insane that a 16-year-old has to cross the Atlantic Ocean to make a stand.” NEW YORK — Greta Thunberg, the 16-year-old Swedish activist who spurred a global climate movement, arrived in New York City on Wednesday to a roaring crowd of hundreds of people.  Thunberg traveled for 13 days and 18 hours across the Atlantic […]

Greta Thunberg sets sail on zero-carbon boat from UK to reach US climate summit

Greta, her father and a 2 man crew have begun the two-week journey to reach the US in a high-speed yacht, called the Malizia II. Greta will be attending two large climate change summits in New York and Santiago, Chile this year. In order to make sure her journey has zero carbon emissions, Greta has […]