WE CARE solar has come up with a solar powered pack designed to help with maternal care in third world countries where access to electricity can mean the difference between life and death to a child and the mother.
The kit contain “high-efficiency LED medical task lighting, a universal cell phone charger, a battery charger for AAA or AA batteries, and outlets for 12V DC devices. The basic system comes with 40 or 80 watts of solar panels, and a 14 amp-hour sealed lead-acid battery. The maternity kit comes with a fetal doppler
Read more at cleantechnica.com
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