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Solar Lanterns

Panasonic Corporation has launched the 100 Thousand Solar Lanterns Project, aiming to contribute 100,000 solar LED lanterns to people without access to electricity by 2018, the year of its 100th anniversary.

The recipients of the solar lanterns are non-governmental and international organizations working to solve social challenges in Southeast Asia, South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa, the key areas without electricity access. During 1 April 2012 to 31 March 2013, Panasonic donated a total of 10,000 solar lanterns to Myanmar (3,000 units), India (5,000 units) and Kenya (2,000 units).

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