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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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Fri, 08 Aug 2014 08:45:00 -0700

Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Bhubaneswar: Odisha has huge potential for development of the traditional and underutilized cucurbits like pointed gourd, bottle gourd, bitter gourd, spine gourd, ash gourd, sponge gourd, ridge gourd and some native ...
MIT News
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:52:30 -0700

MIT-GSL courses focus on ideation, market research, pitching, and appropriate technology platforms, culminating with a pitch and prototype competition. MIT-GSL has held programs in more than 16 countries since its founding in 2001. An impressive 58 ...
New Zealand Herald
Sun, 31 Aug 2014 09:52:30 -0700

Selecting appropriate technology and materials is a critical part of changing the impact of a product," Allan says. "We can also substitute materials for more environmentally benign alternatives - which doesn't have to mean performance is sacrificed.
Montana Standard
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 23:04:36 -0700

The Farm-to-School grant pays $4,000 toward the purchase of equipment, said Andi Giddings, Food Corps volunteer who works closely with Nancy Moore, program director at National Center for Appropriate Technology. Boulder schools get the same amount.
The Times, Trenton - NJ.com
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 03:30:00 -0700

In striving for unity even in the split school, Grant said the district is working on installing the appropriate technology so that she can address the entire school community at the same time, no matter what building they are in, via the PA system ...

The New Indian Express

The New Indian Express
Sat, 30 Aug 2014 17:22:30 -0700

“Our products come with appropriate technology designed to cater to customers in mature markets at competitive price points,” says the chief executive of M&M's Automotive Division & International Operations. The division is responsible for exports of 6 ...

The Independent

The Independent
Sat, 30 Aug 2014 15:52:30 -0700

“Something based on the appropriate technology of the era; like 'steam-punks', perhaps.” The name stuck. And the movement grew. In September, the biggest steampunk gathering in Europe, Weekend at the Asylum, will take place in a former Victorian ...
T.H.E. Journal
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:00:00 -0700

The Sylvia Charp Award, named for the founding editor of THE Journal, has two focuses: district-wide implementation, ensuring equity and appropriate technology use for all students in the district; and innovation. which helps foster progress and new ...

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