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Country of the Week: Burundi

Burundi is a cultural mosaic based on local tradition, agricultural influence, and strong community connections. The Public Affairs Officer at U.S. Embassy Bujumbura, Christopher Smith, had the message for the YALI Network in Burundi: First, let me thank you for your service to Burundi and the YALI network. Your contributions...

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The promise — and importance — of energy storage

Most people know that batteries store electricity — in our cameras, cars and portable laptops. Now batteries are used to store energy on a larger scale — for buildings powered by rooftop solar or wind installations, and on the electrical grid. But high-tech batteries are just one type of energy...

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Solar energy lights the way from California to Africa

California is blazing ahead in renewable energy, with an emphasis on solar. It’s an ambitious plan that other U.S. states and countries are watching carefully. The state can already electrify 3.3 million homes with solar energy alone. A large chunk of that comes from the new Solar Star installation, with...

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Focusing on Resilience and Food Security at the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit

What is the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit? It’s the largest engagement a U.S. president has ever had with African leaders and governments. The U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit will bring together 50 heads of state, along with a range of U.S. and African civil society and business leaders, to discuss the future of...

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