Monthly Archives: May 2013

Mayor of Santa Cruz, Cape Verde visits Aeronautica, AWD

The mayor of Santa Cruz, Orlando Sanches, visited the headquarters of Aeronautica Windpower and Associated Wind Developers, LLC this week, as part of a larger tour of New England in which he connected with many members of the vibrant diaspora.

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Five Solutions to get Water to Remote Villages

There is no one-size-fits-all solution to water scarcity in developing communities. Often times, the most appropriate method of accessing freshwater depends on characteristics unique to each community: You wouldn’t want to sink a well in an area with low groundwater

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Children and the Water Crisis

When I was in elementary school, I was taught not to leave the faucet on while brushing my teeth and I recall reminding myself that I had to take a short shower to conserve water. But as I grew up,

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The Water Crisis

One in three people in the world lack access to safe, clean water. Almost one fifth of the world’s population, nearly 1.2 billion people, live in areas where water is physically scarce. But water scarcity surpasses a physical lack of

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Wind4Water – The Cape Verde Connection

How did a renewable energy consortium based out of Massachusetts get involved with a tiny island nation off the coast of Africa?It turns out that Associated Wind Developers and Cape Verde have a lot more in common than one might

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