The beginning of the Mount Kenya Energy Project
|Mugo is a teacher ...|
|... and a farmer.|
- The use of solar cookers, heat-retention cookers (basket cookers) and energy-efficient stoves saves time (collection of firewood), which can be used for other activities.
- The health of women is improved when they can work in smoke-free kitchens.
- The new way of cooking saves firewood (also time and money). The environment is protected as fewer trees have to be cut down.
The second phase of the project
|a practical lesson|