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Akon is Bringing Solar Electricity To 600 Million People in Africa

Despite being best known for making pop music, Akon’s decided to give filling dancefloors a break in favor of bringing solar energy to people living in rural Africa. The singer, who is of Senegalese-American descent, has recently opened a Solar Academy as part of his effort to bring electricity to 600 million people in rural communities across Africa. Located in ...

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