Solar power to the people: green energy could boost African development
The Sahara covers Algeria Chad Egypt Libya Mali Mauritania Morocco Niger Western Sahara Saudi Arabia Sudan and Tunisia, extending over 9000000 km². It’s the largest/hottest/sunniest subtropical desert with a year-round sunshine duration of 4,000 hours (or 91.3%) of daylight. Earth’s total current energy consumption rate is about 13.5 terawatts (TW). If we cover just 0.3% of the Sahara with solar panels that would provide us with 630 terawatts of power-more than 46 times our current energy…
#Recipe Shakshuka is a staple of Tunisian, Libyan, Algerian, and Moroccan cuisines traditionally served up in a cast iron pan with bread to mop up the sauce. It is also popular in Israel, where it was introduced by Tunisian Jews. Essentially eggs and tomatoes... see the recipe
Homemade Harissa (a Tunisian hot chili sauce) _ It is most closely associated with Tunisia, but recently also making inroads into Morocco according to Moroccan food expert Paula Wolfert _ The pepper base tasted similar to the more familiar Korean pepper pastes that I use, but the additional spices added more dimension and complexity to the smoky pepper flavor _ Moroccan Food
Tunisia is a country that is located almost right on the equator, where the sun is vertically above you.. such a diverse country, with picturesque landscape and culture.