Health

The lack of electricity in developing countries creates a negative impact on the heath of the nation’s people. The use of natural fuels such as firewood creates indoor air pollution that kills up to 4 million people annually. This exceeds the total deaths of malaria, tuberculosis and AIDS combines. The lack of light creates an unfit environment for excepting mothers. It has been recorded that 36,000 deaths of women in Nigeria alone that die during childbirth every year because lifesaving medical care is interrupted by lack of lighting. Solar panels create a clean energy source that can replace unsafe habits and has the ability to save millions of people’s lives.