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SunnyDay (English)

SunnyDay (English)

A presentation of SunnyDay - first Ukrainian solar hackathon dedicated to making open-source solar concentrators available for everyone.

Energy Torrent

May 21, 2014

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  2. What is a hackathon

    Team contest of hackers
    and developers

    Joint work on certain
    technology / problem

    Informal communication

    “Try-It-Out-Right-Away ”

    Search for partners /
    colleagues / developers /

    Lots of FUN

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  3. What will participants do?

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  4. Solar concentrators!!!

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  5. Why solar concentrators?

    One of the most promising renewable
    energy technologies

    Easy to manufacture in non-industrial
    setting (home workshop)

    Can be manufactured out of materials
    available at construction store

    They are easy to connect with steam
    engines and generators

    Make renewable energy more accessible
    and affordable

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  6. Why SunnyDay is special?
    The event will not end just with awarding
    the winners and giving them prizes
    All technologies developed will be released
    as open-source tech drawings — anyone
    will be able to make the same devices
    The concentrators developed are intended
    to be produced in non-industrial / small-
    scale production settings (home workshop
    or hackerspace)

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  7. Open tech for the whole world

    The models of concentrators developed at this
    hackathon will be freely available to everyone

    Technical drawings and doсumentation on making such
    solar concentrators will be made accessible through
    EnergyTorrent.org web-site

    The concentrators developed will be available for both
    personal and commercial use

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  8. A part of bigger event
    SunnyDay is a part of European Sustainable
    Energy Week

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  9. Organizers

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  10. Partners

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  11. Event venue
    Green zone of Geek Workspace Project
    Kyiv, territory of Dovzhenko film studio (Peremohy Ave, 44)

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  12. Contacts
    Zinchenko Andrij
    +38067 744 15 80
    [email protected]
    Rumiantsev Dmytro
    +38098 578 32 31
    [email protected]

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