Best Ideas 2019 features all the nominated entries submitted under ‘Submit your Idea’ category. All the entries consist of innovative solutions or propositions for an enterprise that champions the Sustainable Development Goals. They can be on the conceptual, planning, or start-up stage.
Kensolar-hydroelectric power plant
Explain your idea in details:
My main objectives are: 1. To provide a clean and affordable power to the community 2. To bridge the gap in the society by eliminating the gap foreseen within the social needs. 3. To eradicate poverty by providing and creating employment opportunity 4. To eliminate pollution due unclean energy production 5. To utilize and motivate the local innovation and skills. The main activities that are undertaken include the following 1. Machinery operation to ensure efficient operation 2. Connection and maintenance 3. Billing and calculations My innovative approaches Making of step-up and step-down transformers, turbines and photocells utilised in making of solar panel
Expected impact of your idea on sustainable development
My targets are: 1. Eradication of poverty through creation of alternative sources of income for the community. 2. Climate action through production of green,clean energy 3. Sustainable community through achievement of affordable production.
Plans for implementation and sustainability
To start up the business, personal contribution forms the most essential part, family contribution is a motivation, bank loans and even sponsors and interested partners. The main collaborators in this project is the Kenyan government through the county assembly of homabay and the Kenya power and lighting company.
My name is Agayi Kennedy Ogada, Kenyan national, Homabay is my country and a Rachuonyo East resident. I am aged 21 years and a Kenyatta university student persuing a bachelor degree in health services management. My motivation to participate in the project is the rising need manifested in the society that continues to widen the gap between the highly and the lowly in the society. My qualities contributing to my success are the urge for service to the community, hospitality, innovative skills and competency