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EcoHome Lab: AirGradient Sensor build workshop

9th December, 6:00 pm7:30 pm

As a follow-up to our October session with Achim Haig, founder of AirGradient (https://www.airgradient.com) we’ll be holding an in person build session!

Video for those who missed it: https://youtu.be/FNc_RlQkdG0

You can either order your kit directly from Airgradient: https://www.airgradient.com/diyshop/ or contact matt@carbon.coop to add your order to the group purchase. There will also be free PCBs available on the night for those who’ve sourced there own parts.

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Now in our regular monthly slot – every second Thursday of the month. A hangout for people taking control of their home energy usage and generation. We use open-source hardware and software to gain a better understanding of energy in our homes, how to make the best use of the energy we generate and reduce energy wasted.

This is a CarbonCo-op (http://carbon.coop/) initiative working close together with OpenEnergyMonitor (https://openenergymonitor.org).

Topics will include:

• Home energy monitoring.

• House energy performance assessment

• Sensors – electricity, gas, temperature, humidity, air quality…

• User interfaces, dashboards

• Smart houses and automation

• Aggregation of data sources

• Taking the power back! – Making better use of the surplus power we generate

Who is it for?

• Anyone with skills in physical electronics, web development or programming who wants to use that knowledge to reduce energy and carbon!

• There will be open space for small groups to focus on adding new sensors or hacking the user interface, there will always be a ‘newbies’ group for people interested in finding out more.

Details

Date:
9th December
Time:
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.meetup.com/Eco-Home-Lab-Manchester/events/bpqsksyccqbmb/

Organiser

Eco Home Lab – Manchester
Website:
https://www.meetup.com/Eco-Home-Lab-Manchester/

Venue

Bridge 5 Mill
22A Beswick Street
Manchester, GB
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