Renew Energy

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[edit] Project Name

Renew Energy

[edit] Proposer

Dan User:Terminationshok

[edit] Summary

Install solar panels and 3d printed vawt wind turbines on the roof

[edit] What Will Be Done

  • Obtain grants from city, state and federal sources
  • Design charge controllers
  • Print turbines
  • Remount existing solar panel
  • Install new solar panels
  • Install turbines
  • Install charge controllers
  • Install batteries
  • Install inverters
  • Integrate fancy display into touchscreens
  • Disseminate open source plans
  • Program system to shift load off grid during peak hours for fun and profit

[edit] What Areas in the Space Will This Affect

The roof, networking closet

[edit] Who Will Be Doing It

Dan User:Terminationshok

[edit] Why This Will Be Good

Perform righteous hacks, save polar bears from unplanned swimming, deny pge et al of $0.231 per kWh, have cool looking things on roof

[edit] Why This Will Be Bad

Attract attention from landlord or city, [wind turbine syndrome], Dick Cheney builds iron man suit and comes to destroy it

[edit] How Long Will It Take


[edit] In A Fantastic World, What Extra Budget Would You Like

Funding from stretch goal of LED project, grants (No use of Noisebridge general fund)

[edit] Are There Any Other PFAs This Would Work Well With

Hackable Lighting

[edit] Are There Any Other PFAs This Would Contradict


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