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Talking Toilets: An Interview with Jason Kass, Founder and President of Toilets for People

By Nicholas Arciniegas The “CRAPPER.*” This is the name Jason Kass, Founder and President of “Toilets for People” (TFP) chose for the simple and sustainable toilet design (*“Compact, Rotating, Aerobic, Pollution Prevention Excreta Reducer”) his organization has sold in developing … Continue reading

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Sirona Cares and Day and Night Solar: A STAR-TIDES Success Story

by: Andrew Mascelli It all began in the TIDES booth at the 2012 AFCEA West Conference in San Diego. The TIDES Project was already familiar with both Day & Night Solar and the Sirona Cares Foundation, but this event was … Continue reading

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H.R. 2548, Electrify Africa Act of 2013, TIDES attends hearing

By Jonathan Fredrickson This morning, February 27th, 2014, the House Foreign Affairs Committee met to discuss, and eventually pass, H.R. 2548. Known as the Electrify Africa Act of 2013, this bipartisan bill sought to spur private industry investment in energy … Continue reading

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