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Appropriate technology advocates

Appropriate technology organizations




Agency for Non-conventional Energy and Rural Technology

Air well (condenser)

Akhtar Hameed Khan

Annualized geo solar


Appropriate technology

Bamboo bicycle

Baptist well drilling




Ceramic water filter

Classmate PC

Clean Tech Nation

Cloth filter

Cob (material)

Coil pump

Composting toilet

Cook stove

Coolgardie safe

Dew pond

Digital textbook

Earth block

Earth structure

Earthbag construction

Embrace (non-profit)

Fog collection

Fonio husking machine

Freight bicycle

Gemini Somatics

Hand pump



Hippo water roller

Honey bucket


Lava filter



Light clay

Liter of Light

Lò trấu


Malibu Hydro

Micro hydro




Open-source-appropriate technology

Orangi Pilot Project


Papyrus sanitary pad

Personal Internet Communicator

Phase-change incubator

Pico hydro


Portable Aqua Unit for Lifesaving

Pot-in-pot refrigerator

Rainwater harvesting

Rainwater harvesting in Kerala

Rainwater harvesting in the United Kingdom

Rainwater tank

Rammed earth

Roughing filter

Roundabout PlayPump

Safe bottle lamp

Safe household water storage


Screenless hammer mill


Single-wire earth return

Slow sand filter


Soft energy technology

Solar chimney

Solar rickshaw

Solar water disinfection

Solar-powered desalination unit

Spiral pump

Spring box



Synthetic biology

The Clean Tech Revolution

The Liberator (CEB press)

Time switch

Treadle pump

Universal Nut Sheller

VIA pc-1 Initiative

Village-level operation and maintenance (pumps)

Water timer

Waterladder pump

Whirlwind wheelchair

Whole Earth Catalog


World Habitat Awards

Zero-emissions vehicle


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Power2thePeople mp4

Produced by Afristar Foundation and Directed by FixerFilm, Power to the People is a documentary showcasing alternative energy and appropriate technology applications in South Africa. The...

Paul Polak on Appropriate Technology for the Smart Era | SDF2012

Speakers: Paul Polak, Yoo Youngje & Soo Y. Chang 연사: 폴 폴락, 유영제 (서울대학교, SEWB), 장수영 (POSTECH, 나눔과 기술) (**Captioned in Korean & English / 한영 자막...

Appropriate Technology

People often assume that technology is always about shiny new things, often from Silicon Valley, but all technology exists in a context, and what works in the big cities isn't necessarily...

Strawbale: A More Appropriate Technology

This video was a student project focusing on developing an appropriate technology for the Cal Poly class UNIV 391. Our group chose to do an awareness piece about strawbale as an appropriate...

Appropriate Technology Gains Ground in Developing Countries

Fuel efficient stoves and ceramic water purifiers are two examples of appropriate low-tech innovations that can help people in poor countries improve their quality of life. Because appropriate...

Soundspray: appropriate technology and design: Heewon Lee at TEDxKAIST

[Speaker Introduction] : Heewon Lee (Industrial Design Ph.D candidate, KAIST) Lee HeeWon is a KAIST Industrial Design ID+IM Lab Doctorate candidate student and is a member of the 'Nanum ...

Appropriate Technology in Zambia - Peace Corps

Peace Corps Volunteers in Zambia work with the NGO Trees, Water & People to help communities protect, conserve, and manage their natural resources. They developed methods of alternative fuel...

Appropriate Technology Hampshire College - final projects

Hampshire College Appropriate Technology in the Developing World, spring 2008 final projects presentations. Professor Donna Cohn. Designing projects that are appropriate to the environment....

Appropriate Technology for the Developing World

http://umcom.org/global United Methodist Communications' use of appropriate technology empowers people by providing solutions, training and support. To partner or learn more, or to even purchase...

Appropriate Technology for Sustainable Urban Development

Speaker/Performer: Stephen Wheeler, Landscape Architecture + Environmental Design, UC Davis Sponsor: CITRIS (Center for Info Technology Research in the Interest of Society) Talk Abstract:...

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Audio Visual News Network
Tue, 24 Mar 2015 11:45:00 -0700

The “wow” factor in loudspeaker technology over the last decade-plus has resided firmly in the line array column. Consequently, installers and manufacturers have placed a great amount of emphasis on line arrays in recent years. So where does this leave ...

Highlands Today

Highlands Today
Sun, 08 Mar 2015 22:03:45 -0700

ECHO's Appropriate Technology tour is undergoing some renovations and is slated to reopen later this year with a larger demonstration area. However, visitors can schedule a private tour by calling 239-543-3246. The general tour is still following a ...

Jamaica Observer

Jamaica Observer
Sat, 28 Mar 2015 22:03:45 -0700

It is our garbage and we have to work together, using appropriate technology, to find solutions. The daily coverage required at the dump is not happening. The budget allocation is $75 million short of what is required. What is to be done will not be ...
The Daily Times
Fri, 27 Mar 2015 21:07:30 -0700

The CDCA works in five main areas: sustainable economic development, organic agriculture, appropriate technology, education and health care. Through the agriculture projects, the organization has helped farmers receive organic certification for crops ...


Fri, 27 Mar 2015 20:56:15 -0700

The daylong event will conclude with a gala reception hosted by the Program for Appropriate Technology in Health (PATH), a global public health non-profit founded in 1977 with significant interests in malaria and more than 1200 employees in 30 offices ...

KQED (blog)

KQED (blog)
Wed, 25 Mar 2015 00:05:52 -0700

Now technology can help by offering a diverse set of tools to be used when appropriate. Technology has the potential to help schools break away from a time-based model and give teachers insights into student understanding. While not a silver bullet ...

Campus Technology

Campus Technology
Tue, 24 Mar 2015 15:30:00 -0700

Sometimes it is as simple as a whiteboard or an overhead projector. If that is the technology that gets students to talk and share the kinds of problems they are solving in their class and teach those to other students, then that is the appropriate ...

Johns Hopkins Department of Biomedical Engineering

Johns Hopkins Department of Biomedical Engineering
Wed, 25 Mar 2015 09:18:45 -0700

“We've found an opening because we are saying we can help people by positioning an appropriate technology in a location that is convenient for them to access.” The team is hoping the XyCAM will be cleared for marketing by the U.S. Food and Drug ...

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