Hi, I’m Salma and I teach people how to make electricity with renewable energy. Renewable energy technology is rapidly developing and I love finding out about new discoveries and the innovative changes. I have to be creative and adaptable in finding the best way to explain my knowledge to students. I love engineering as I enjoy solving problems, especially when the solution will help people and the environment.
Salma Alarefi is an Electrical Engineer – she is an expert in utilising renewable energy for making electricity and teaches that knowledge to the next generation of engineers.
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Build a solar oven
Salma is passionate about renewable energy and she loves to bake. See how these interests can be combined in the creation of a solar oven. Follow her guide to building your own solar oven. Think carefully about the design to make it work well and try out some different recipes – S’mores and Nachos are our favourites