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How and Why Singapore Plans To Pipe Electricity From Australia

95% of Singapore’s electricity comes from burning natural gas. As Singapore is a small island, there is no room for sprawling solar or wind farms. What if you were to pipe in the electricity from a place with more land for solar and wind? The Australia-ASEAN Power Link is a mega-project looking to bring renewable […]

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Maker Science

Great DIY Powerwall Project

Yesterday, the East Coast was hit hard by a tropical storm that left millions without power. That got me thinking (and searching) about off-grid alternatives, which led me to jehugarcia’s video on his home DIY Powerwall project.

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Maker Solar

Should You Build or Buy a 5V USB Portable Solar Power Charger?

In this video, GreatScott! takes a closer look at a commercial 5V USB portable solar power charger. After measuring its output power and pretty much “short reviewing” the product, I will try to make my own DIY version that should cost around the same while outputting more power! Let’s get started!

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Career Data Driven Livestream

Careers in Data Predictions, Transforming Organizational Culture, and DIY Solar Power

In this livestream, Andy and I talk about why Data Engineering may be the next hot career, how Microsoft’s culture has changed, and Frank’s solar power experiments.

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Science Security

BBC Click Checks Out Solar Roadways and Vegas Hacker Conventions

I first discovered BBC Click on a Virgin America flight to Las Vegas. The first episode I saw was primarily about data visualization. It spoke to me.  Ever since then, I’ve tried to watch it regularly (and even re-post some of the shows here) . Here’s a really cool show about putting solar panels into […]

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Gadgets IoT Maker Solar

Solar Powered WiFi

Crosstalk Solutions experiments with running a NanoStation wireless bridge off of a small solar panel array. Very cool.

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