The build of the COTS (consumer off the shelf) meter is complete, just in time to head to Mali for the Pilot this month! We’ve replaced the fitpc2 with the sheevaplug due to availability issues we faced with the fitpc2. … Continued
Without SMPP (or some similar Telecom service), we’ve decided we’ll need to quickly implement an “SMS forwarding” device to move messages between the gateway and the meter or consumers.
Groundlabs has turned around this design + build in record time! The first TelDuino (motherboard) is in hand!
We’ve decided to pursue a parallel path toward developing the core SharedSolar technologies: the gateway and the meter. This should allow us to hedge our bets and get something to the field as quickly as possible in order to cain … Continued
Last Friday we had a Lab Planning/Visioning Retreat up to the Lamont Campus. It was an refreshing time as we took a step back, considering things like a fully integrated georegistry software suite as well as the bigger picture behind … Continued