• Samsung launches mobile solar powered health centers in Africa

  • Rural areas are usually detached from proper health-care facilities, causing a rise in the number of diseases and illnesses and the casualties that result from these. South Korean electronics giant, Samsung, has recently come up with solar-powered health centers that will cater to the people of areas as such. Samsung Electronics Africa unveiled its Solar-Powered Health Centre model in Cape Town as a kick-start to its large-scale medical initiative.

    The company seeks to bring healthcare facilities to rural Africa and this is its first move. The Solar-Powered Health Centre is mounted on a truck and manned by qualified medical professionals. These mobile health centers will move from village to village, providing health-care to residents of these areas.

    [Via – Itweb]

    Posted in Topics:Alternative Energy, Tags: , on March 19, 2013