The first step of the Innovation Lap in Nepal is underway. A thorough consultation of local communities and representatives has now started!
Selected Projects: SEPS Call in Southern and South East Asia
Setting Up an Innovative Jaggery Processing Cluster Level CFC Model through a Thermal Biomass Gasifier System in the State of Karnataka
Organisation: TERI India
Project’s aim: to integrate thermal biomass gasifiers in jaggery processing units for heating, making the production process more energy efficient and user friendly, as well as improving the working environment and the quality of the produce.
Community Managed Energy Service for Vegetable Market Chain
Organisation: Practical Action
Project’s aim: to demonstrate the viability of a community managed irrigation system in rural Nepal, using a photovoltaic pumping system to increase production levels and also enhance the quality of the vegetables produced.
Renewable Energy Technologies for Integrated Community Farming Systems
Organisation: Asian Institute of Technology (AIT)
Project’s aim: to develop a model of an integrated Community Farming System on the AIT Campus utilising renewable energy technologies to ensure the security of food, nutrition and energy.
Biogas Generation through Biomass Production in a “Smart School” in the Lower Northern Region of Thailand
Organisation: School of Renewable Energy Technology (SERT)
Project’s aim: to use food and agricultural waste, as well as animal dung, to generate biogas energy for producing/cooking school lunches at six schools in Thailand.
Solar Powered Central Landing Area for Night Fishing in the Lagonoy Gulf, Philippines
Organisation: WWF Philippines
Project’s aim: to improve the value chain of tuna handline fisheries by establishing a solar-powered central landing site for night fishing activities.