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Raspberry Pi Solar Weather Station Spurred on by the completion of my two previous projects, the Compact Camera and Portable Games Console, I wanted to find a new challenge. The natural progression was an outdoor remote system... I wanted to build a Raspberry Pi weather station that was able to sustain itself off grid and send me the results through a wireless connection, from anywhere! This project really has had its challenges, but luckily powering the Raspberry Pi is one of the main challenges that has been made easy by using the PiJuice as a power supply with it's added solar support. My Initial thought was to use the fantastic AirPi module to take readings. learn.adafruit Time to start exploring more sensors with the Raspberry Pi and Beaglebone Black! Today we'll be checking out the DHT11, DHT22 and AM2302 humidity and temperature sensors available from Adafruit In this tutorial we'll be showing how to install a DHT sensor Python library which utilizes C for high-speed GPIO polling to handle bit-banged sensor output. Many low cost sensors have unusual output formats, and in this case, a "Manchester-esque" output that is not SPI, I2C or 1-Wire compatible must be polled continuously by the Pi to decode. Luckily, the C GPIO libraries are fast enough to decode the output.
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How to Solar Power Your Home (Amazing Tutorial) Image – © Elenathewise – fotolia.com Here’s a brilliant video tutorial on solar power installation that we had to share. The video is below our introduction to the topic. Our modern technology has ushered an era where living in homes conveniently powered by solar energy is not anymore a far-fetched or for-millionaires-only dream. With the advent of cheaper and more readily available solar technology, homeowners across the globe have started to realize what the sun’s energy can do for them and their household living. Systems nowadays run with minimal intervention, except for battery maintenance for those battery storage systems of certain packages.
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