Re: [hreg] HREG I have some info
- I have some info about a portable solar charger that will be available in
November if anyone is interested.
Mike Ewert wrote:
> Our next Houston Renewable Energy Group (HREG) meeting will be Sunday
> October 27th from 2 - 4 pm at Texas Southern University School of
> The topics of this meeting will be Solar PV Home System Design and How Solar
> Energy can Help Developing Countries. We will combine these topics through
> a real case study and service opportunity. We will be designing a small PV
> system for an orphanage operated by Cherish the Children in Kenya. We will
> get to learn about these types of systems (similar to the one James has on
> his tool shed or the one I had on my car) and we will also have the
> opportunity to donate to make it happen for this worthy cause (completely
> If their schedules permit, our special guests will be:
> Johann Niehaus from Southwest PV (http://www.southwestpv.com/) to explain
> the system and process.
> Carol Hidinger with Cherish the Children to tell us a little about the
> A short business meeting will follow our special topic and we will adjourn
> by 4pm. We hope to see you there!
> TSU is near and between Route 59 and I-45 south of Houston. From I-45, take
> the SCOTT STREET exit and head west about a mile. You will see a Burger
> King on the right - turn right there onto CLEBURNE STREET. Drive about 1/2
> mile and you will see the campus on the left.
> The School of Technology is on the north edge of campus. Proceeding on
> Cleburne Street you will pass a few cross streets until you get to a light
> (campus ends here) - this is ENNIS STREET- turn left. You should then see
> the School of Technology on the left - turn left ahead of the building - and
> you should see the ground-mounted array of solar pv panels. Park near the
> panels, which are near the Solar Lab and look for signs to room 225
> Your use of Yahoo! Groups is subject to http://docs.yahoo.com/info/terms/