Last edited: 20 September 2019
- NEW: Webinar: Thursday, 11 November 2021, 1:00pm UTC: - Solar Cookers International will present a webinar showing how solar cooking helps to improve public health, and the health of the environment around the globe. As part of this year's COP26 in Glasgow, Scotland, it will take place as a side event at the World Health Organization pavilion. There is limited space available for those interested in participating in this free event. Register early.
- 22-26 November 2021: 2nd National Congress for Solar Drying and Cooking Food - An affiliated group of universities in Mexico will host an online conference relating to solar food drying and cooking, as well as, food safety and energy savings realized with minimal environmental impact. Participants can register to view the presentations, or apply for presentation consideration. The conference will be in Spanish. Registration information... - (English version)
- 17-23 December 2021: Solar Cooking Awareness Week (Southern Hemisphere) - A loosely organized bid to acknowledge the fun and benefits of solar cooking. Show someone how to solar cook and share a meal.
- 24-26 January 2022: Fourth International Conference: Advances in Solar Thermal Food Processing - CONSOLFOOD Chairman, Celestino Ruivo, has announced an extended call for abstracts for the upcoming conference in January 2022, which is now planned to be an online event. Advances in solar cooking as well as solar food processing will be considered for inclusion. The event schedule and submission requirements are in CONSOLFOOD 2022 conference information.
- September 2019: Paul Munsen announces: B4Dignity is a social impact company which was formed to help get Sun Ovens into the homes of people who need them the most around the world. Sun Ovens International is pleased to announce our partnership with B4Dignity. As a result of the recent catastrophic hurricane in the Bahamas, B4Dignity is currently focused on providing 1,000 Global Sun Ovens to the 60,000+ people impacted by Hurricane Dorian. It is estimated that roughly 60% of the homes on Abaco, Bahamas were destroyed by Hurricane Dorian leaving thousands homeless.
The history of solar cooking in The Bahamas
- Main article: History of solar cooking
Climate, culture, and special considerations
- The Bahamas Energy Situation - Energypedia
- Wikipedia article on the climate of The Bahamas
- Solar cooker dissemination and cultural variables
Articles in the media
The entities listed below are either based in The Bahamas, or have established solar cooking projects there:
- Main article: Solar Cookers International Association