Today we bring you six (6!) new videos on the light cycle. They include: a basic demonstration of operation, a demonstration of a “light stick” LED flashlight, some metering options with the Light Cycle, and an explanation running the Light Cycle with a load. Thanks to Ron Parigoris for the build and Wayne Gutschow for the camerawork! … Continue reading Light Cycle Videos
This is the new version of the light cycle built by Ron Parigoris. Check out the video below.
Below is a list of presentations delivered at the IEEE Power and Engineering Society General Meeting (2011) in Detroit regarding the Community Solutions Initiative: CSI001_Noel_Schulz CSI002_Robin_Podmore CSI003_Ray_Larsen CSI004_Wayne_Gutschow CSI005_Paul_Lacourciere CSI006_Henry_Louie_Vincent_Van_Acker CSI007_Butch_Shadwell CSI008_Glenn_McKnight_Alfredo_Herrera SunBlazerConstruct PCL – Sirona Haiti Presentation (Detroit) PES GM 2011 CSI Presentations R. Podmore … Continue reading CSI Presentations – IEEE PES GM 2011
SUMMARY The Community Solutions Initiative (CSI) of the Institute for Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) and The Sirona Cares Foundation (SCF) developed the Sunblazer Solar Battery Charging Station and a sustainable business model to support the long term operation of these stations. In technical and business planning since late 2009, the project’s first construction funds … Continue reading Phase 1 Report – Community Entrepreneur Based Electricity Generation in Rural Haiti
Training Operators were training on 6/22 and got hands-on training 6/23 Deployment Mid Afternoon this first installation began with towing the trailer to the site which was 45 minutes away high up a mountain to the Southeast of Grand Goave. The terrain is verdant but rugged and customer access is mostly by steep trails. Once … Continue reading IEEE- CSI Sirona- Haiti Etienne Deployment