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SPINES Design Makes for Modular Energy Harvesting

The SPINES (Self-Powered IoT Node for Environmental Sensing) Mote is a wireless IoT environmental sensor, but don’t let the neatly packed single PCB fool you into thinking it’s not hackable. 144 more words

Arduino

the ACCC, coal, renewables, arguments, and the future

Well as I watch my readership reduce to almost zero in its usual ups and downs I wonder whether to write just for myself or to attract a readership, so I’ll just go ahead and write, but I was amused to listen to Senator Matt Canavan, our Minister for Resources and a member of the Nationals, responding to the ACCC’s recommendations for bringing energy prices down. 1,438 more words

Batteries

ENJOYING SOLAR POWER WITHOUT SOLAR PANELS

I took the info below from Fremantle Mayor Brad Pettitt’s blog:

Would you like to have access to  locally produced, green, solar energy without having solar panels on your roof? 140 more words

Western Australia

Row Your Bike To China

If you’re a fan of endurance racing motor vehicles, there’s one that puts the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the Dakar Rally, and the Baja 1000 to shame, and the race doesn’t even involve cars. 224 more words

Transportation Hacks

- Wind energy technology without blades and without noise now is possible

Wind energy technology without blades and without noise now is possible. What started as a small project 7 years ago is now a game changer in the renewable energy sector. 281 more words

Solar Car Challenge starts race at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth

FORT WORTH — The hot Texas sun may be putting a damper on our energy, but that isn’t the case for these sweet rides!

Texas Motor Speedway embraced the sun and welcomed 29 stem groups from 14 states who are taking part in the “ 280 more words

NewsFix

Profiles in Solar - The WaterLily Turbine

Ok, so this gadget is NOT solar at all, but we try to keep an open mind here at PosiGen and this gadget was just too cool NOT to share. 169 more words

Energy Efficiency