Build your own solar charger

Summary information

You will learn all you need to know to build a 20W solar phone charger:
The electrical basics: current, voltage, resistance, power, series and parallel circuits.
How to build DIY solar PV panels.
How to test and understand your panel.
How to connect components to enable phone charging.
Information about the energy dilemma in the UK and possible future solutions.
Take your charger home at the end of the day.

Join one of our workshops, open to all, and create a low-cost, portable solar phone charger - or gain off-grid skills

Great value for money - and 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.
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No prior knowledge required
All materials provided
Small groups hosted in our central Bristol workshop
15 min walk from Bristol Temple Meads station
95% of public workshop attendees rated our course as'excellent' or 'very good'

Concessionary rates available on request, please contact us directly via [email protected] - we aim to accommodate!

Booking and further information
Dates and times
More dates and times information: 
The course starts at 9.30am and finishes at 5pm
18 October 2014
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