Introduction to Off-Grid systems workshop

Summary information

Learn off-grid design principles and gain practical skills to build renewable energy systems.


No prior knowledge required

All materials provided
Small groups hosted in our Lewisham workshop
5 min walk from Lewisham Station
97% of public workshop attendees rated our course as 'excellent' or 'very good'

Design & create a 12V off-grid system capable of powering lighting, phones and laptops - with an introduction to larger systems.

You will:

Learn what energy is - and how it works today
Understand the electrical basics: current, voltage, resistance, power, series and parallel circuits.
Learn to test and use 12V batteries.
Know how to choose the right components to build circuits to power phones and laptop chargers.
Receive advice for further circuit and systems design and build.
Dig deeper into the energy dilemma - and possible solutions

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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
Contact Details: 
£45 (concessions available)
Dates and Times
Sunday, 31 January, 2016

More dates and times information: 
11am - 3.30pm
Venue information
5 minute walk from Lewisham DLR & National Rail

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