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Peru Resilience System

The mission of the Peru Resilience System working group is to build intelligent social networks that enure the health, human security, resilience, and sustainability or the Peruvian people.  

Members

Emily Jacobi Florence Gibert Gina Angiola Gregor MacLennan Kathy Gilbeaux Laura Altobelli
mdmcdonald Mike Rechlin

Email address for group

peru-resilience-system@m.resiliencesystem.org

Peru Unveils Plan to Use Solar Panels to Provide Electricity to 2 Million People

Latin American Herald Tribune

July 10,2013

 

LIMA – The National Photovoltaic Household Electrification Program will benefit more than 2 million people in Peru, Energy and Mining Minister Jorge Merino said.

The program will provide electricity to poor households using solar panels, Merino said.

The first phase of the program will focus on providing solar panels to 500,000 extremely poor households in areas that lack access to the power grid.

Bidding will be opened later for contractors to install the rest of the panels, Merino said.

 

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