A group of former university students in Africa are creating an energy-efficient home inspired by traditional architecture

A portable, energy-efficient home that was originally built for a competition may be available on the market soon in Africa. The design was created by team Jua Jamii, a group of 40 former university students from countries including Tanzania, Nigeria and Swaziland. It uses recycled shipping containers and is 100% powered by solar energy, says Donald Abonyi, one of the team members. According to Abonyi, it was initially constructed as an entry for the Solar Decathlon Africa, a competition launched ...
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Added November 05, 2019
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