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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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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 th...

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 q...

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 deve...

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 제공) Are innovati...

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 partn...

UNHCR CTA: Appropriate technology

Life is not easy in Kakuma Refugee Camp in Nortwest Kenya. But UNHCR and its partners are turning the tide by using technology. Produced by DoGoodFilms as a ...

Calvin Johnson Talks K Records and Appropriate Technology - Soft Focus - Episode 8

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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 appl...

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 a...

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

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Cache Valley Daily

Cache Valley Daily
Wed, 04 Mar 2015 04:45:00 -0800

Theurer says having the appropriate technology available at Utah's higher institutions not only gives students a better learning experience, but it can help attract more students to those schools and help Utah's future. "One of the concerns of the ...
Economic Times
Mon, 02 Mar 2015 17:39:45 -0800

The major problems are in the expense, design and management of sewage treatment plants. There are problems in the choice of appropriate technology, as the Kerala example shows. When the population is thin and the water table low, even pit latrines are ...

The Nation

The Nation
Wed, 04 Mar 2015 17:52:30 -0800

He said that aim of the university would be to transform appropriate technology from China that suits to the needs and demands of Pakistan. The Technology University would provide tailor made innovative solutions to various sectors of Pakistan. He ...
The Elkhart Truth
Tue, 03 Mar 2015 17:07:30 -0800

The idea was brought to the school board for approval because of the initial investment necessary: two full-time teachers, the cost of outfitting a room in the middle school with appropriate technology and furniture and the purchase of the online ...

The Missoulian

The Missoulian
Tue, 03 Mar 2015 16:45:00 -0800

The Community Food and Agriculture Coalition in Missoula was recently awarded $250,000 from the USDA. They will use the money to host workshops and farm field days. One of the events is slated for 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday night at the Burns St. Bistro, ...
Cato Institute (blog)
Tue, 03 Mar 2015 13:45:00 -0800

However, the report also says, “The implementation of appropriate technology by law enforcement agencies should be designed considering local needs and aligned with national standards.” Of course, law enforcement agencies in the United States as well ...


Wed, 04 Mar 2015 05:30:00 -0800

One of the most interesting discussions during the seminars was the discussion of what is "appropriate technology for growers in India". The biggest challenge to growers is the excessive heat and summer rains. The other problem is that many growers in ...
Economic Times
Mon, 02 Mar 2015 22:44:22 -0800

The major problems are in the expense, design and management of sewage treatment plants. There are problems in the choice of appropriate technology, as the Kerala example shows. When the population is thin and the water table low, even pit latrines are ...

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