All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Sustainability’

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    Growing Healing Herbs in Cameroon

    The Total Health Center at the Himalayan Institute Cameroon, focuses on treating diseases and health problems specific to the local population in Bui, Cameroon. This is a region in a country that is still developing, produces very little for domestic consumption, and imports almost everything. The irony …

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  • Sustainable Solar Thermal Energy

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    The Himalayan Institute is proud to announce the installation of the largest solar thermal hot water system in Wayne County, Pennsylvania. Last spring, the Himalayan Institute received a grant from the state of Pennsylvania for $51,000 to cover half the cost of a solar thermal …

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  • A Living Fence

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    On Wednesday we drove to Wvem village to collect erythrina tree cuttings from the Sharon Farmers Group.  Erythrinas are squat thorny trees with wide leaves. These trees will be used to grow a live fence around the perimeter of our Energy Farming campus. Boniface Litika …

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  • HI Community Center Update

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    Landscaping The Energy Farming team visited our land at Kishong village on Monday to further survey and demarcate the first structures of the future campus. They took soil samples for nutrient and chemical testing. Once the plots are properly fenced, about 600 pongamia and 15,000 …

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  • First Steps Toward Energy Farming Program

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    About 4 months ago, the HI Community Center launched a community tree plantation initiative, sponsored by Global Trees. These efforts are the first steps towards launching the Energy Farming program, starting with community outreach and sensitization. Our local team reached out to a number of …

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