Build Your Own Solar Charger

Specialist
Summary information

If you are interested in knowing more about renewable energy systems, this one day, very practical workshop, will allow you to create a product to charge your phone (and other USB devices) from the sun, that you can take home at the end of the day.

During the workshop you will:

  • Learn what energy is - how it works today, and what’s in store for the future
  • Understand the electrical basics: current, voltage, resistance, power, series and parallel circuits
  • Build your own fully functional solar PV panel from reclaimed materials
  • Understand how to test your panel and connect charging components to use your power on the spot
  • Dig deeper into the energy dilemma - and possible solutions

No prior knowledge required!
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All profits reinvested into our social objectives.
Demand Energy Equality is a not-for-profit dedicated to increasing energy literacy, reducing energy demand and working with others to ensure equality of energy access.

Booking and further information
Telephone number: 
07980801959
Contact Details: 
Address: 
32 Cambridge Street, Sheffield, S1 4HP
Cost: 
£45
Contact name: 
Ian Westmoreland
Dates and times
More dates and times information: 
11am - 3.30pm
14 April 2018
Teachers
Ian Westmoreland
Venue information