Oshawa, Ontario Founder of the Energy Conservation Society of Ontario , Chair of the Foundation for Building Sustainable Communities(FBSC) www.fbsc.org with a strong interest in appropriate technologies
Active in the Community Solutions Initiative a project of the IEEE PES which morphed out of the IEEE HTC( Humanitarian Technology Challenge
The IEEE PES Community Solutions Initiative seeks to develop extremely affordable open-source electric energy solutions for developing-country communities and to support locally owned micro-business development to reach a significant portion of the unserved electricity population in each country of deployment.
We are volunteering in two separate pursuits
1. Community Solutions with the CSI 2. Building a community energy system 1 kW in size
Butch(Percy) Shadwell and his team are building a prototype with Dr. Pritpal Singh from Villanova, Penn.