US Chargé d’Affaires, a.i. Keith Gilges had the pleasure of meeting three remarkable Mayan women in Jacintoville today who have installed solar power in 40 homes in remote indigenous communities in the Toledo District. Florentina, Miriam and Cristina were trained in solar engineering in India and have recently formed a new solar power business, Belize Power Connect, Limited. Chargé Gilges received a demonstration of how they install solar power systems, bringing affordable power to their communities.

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