ZeroBase, LSG, Sustenersol Bring Hybrid Power and Lighting to Tanzania School
KISOKWE, TANZANIA, November 2, 2015 – This week, ZeroBase finalized and announced the installation of a hybrid K-SERIES power system at Kisokwe Primary School in the Mpwapwa District of Dodoma, Tanzania. Commissioned and unveiled on the 22nd of October in a ceremony attended by school and government officials alike, the system will be providing electricity for the school to extend operating hours and allow for night education and training courses, as well as modernizing the school’s curricula with laptops and projectors.
The K-SERIES installation at Kisokwe is the first of its kind. This easy-to-operate, low-maintenance solution was specially designed for African applications and incorporates state-of-the-art technology utilized by other ZeroBase clients such as the U.S. Department of Defense.
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ZeroBase Named Emerging Business of the Year at Michigan Energy Innovators Gala
EAST LANSING, MI, November 10, 2015 – ZeroBase efforts were recognized this week at the third annual Michigan Energy Innovators Gala, hosted by the Michigan Energy Innovation Business Council (EIBC), where ZeroBase and five other companies and two individuals were commended for their contributions to the state’s rapidly growing renewable power industry.
ZeroBase was named the EIBC’s Emerging Business of the Year, one of five categories recognized during the evening, in an awards ceremony.
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