Virgin Islands Club Wins Global Grant for Solar Refrigeration

Virgin Islands Club Wins Global Grant for Solar Refrigeration

By Doug White, Co-Chair, ESRAG Climate Solutions Task Force The Rotary Club of St. Thomas East ECO received a $55,000 Rotary International Global Grant for a solar refrigeration system for the Bordeaux Farmers Market. The 15-kilowatt PV array and 15 kW lithium battery...
ESRAG Clean Cooking Task Force Ready to Help You!

ESRAG Clean Cooking Task Force Ready to Help You!

Your Club can clear away a misery of smoke, illness, and drudgery by joining cleaner cookstove projects with immediate and lasting benefits for families in the developing world. ESRAG’s Clean Cooking Task Force is ready to equip you for success with online resources,...
Mobilizing Citizen Science to Fight a Silent Killer

Mobilizing Citizen Science to Fight a Silent Killer

“Addressing air pollution, which is the second highest risk factor for noncommunicable diseases, is key to protecting public health,” warns the World Health Organization (WHO). “Most sources of outdoor air pollution are well beyond the control of individuals and this...
Protecting the Air We Need to Live

Protecting the Air We Need to Live

In January, 2023, ESRAG highlights the huge humanitarian benefits of reducing air pollution.  We will share stories and toolkits to equip Rotarians to tackle both indoor and outdoor exposure.  Here’s why: Almost 7 million people die prematurely each year because of...