Category Archives: MSc Integrative Ecosocial Design

Designing a Photovoltaic System

Analyze Electrical Loads: To begin with it is important to understand the meaning of the word, ‘load.’  A load in the electrical sense means a circuit that is closed (i.e. switch flipped ‘on’) and is drawing electricity from a source

Designing a Photovoltaic System

Analyze Electrical Loads: To begin with it is important to understand the meaning of the word, ‘load.’  A load in the electrical sense means a circuit that is closed (i.e. switch flipped ‘on’) and is drawing electricity from a source

Key Photovoltaic Terminology

 PV Module:  A module is a solar panel.  Each module is made up of solar cells of crystalline-silicon.  The back is glass and the sides are aluminum.  The term ‘solar panel’ was originally used to describe a collection of modules

Key Photovoltaic Terminology

 PV Module:  A module is a solar panel.  Each module is made up of solar cells of crystalline-silicon.  The back is glass and the sides are aluminum.  The term ‘solar panel’ was originally used to describe a collection of modules

Grid Alternatives

   iii. Grid Alternatives, June 2013 to Present: Grid Alternatives is a non-profit that utilizes California State funding to provide solar energy systems to low-income families.  Two representatives from Grid Alt. came to our classroom to give a presentation.  Attending the

Grid Alternatives

   iii. Grid Alternatives, June 2013 to Present: Grid Alternatives is a non-profit that utilizes California State funding to provide solar energy systems to low-income families.  Two representatives from Grid Alt. came to our classroom to give a presentation.  Attending the

Photography & Meta-Patterns

Table of Contents: I: Foundational Vibrations II: Meta-Pattern of Energy Exchange III: Opposing Forces & Reconciliation IV: Photography & Human Vision as Manifestation of Meta-Pattern V: Photography as an Intuitive Process ___________________________ “For the Rays to speak properly are not

Photography & Meta-Patterns

Table of Contents: I: Foundational Vibrations II: Meta-Pattern of Energy Exchange III: Opposing Forces & Reconciliation IV: Photography & Human Vision as Manifestation of Meta-Pattern V: Photography as an Intuitive Process ___________________________ “For the Rays to speak properly are not

Sustainable Vocations for Youth, 2012

In this output packet I describe the events that took place from July 23rd to August 12th 2012 during an environmental education course at Quail Springs Permaculture.  I acted as a photographer and as a youth mentor during the 3

Sustainable Vocations for Youth, 2012

In this output packet I describe the events that took place from July 23rd to August 12th 2012 during an environmental education course at Quail Springs Permaculture.  I acted as a photographer and as a youth mentor during the 3

Self Enrichment

Table of Contents: I: Output Specification: Self Enrichment II: Introduction: Transformation and Setting III: Main Report: Methodology and Actualization IV: Conclusion: Integration and Synthesis V: Process Reflection: Reflecting Process VI: Learning Journal Excerpts: Raw & Uncut a) Medicine Cards b)

Self Enrichment

Table of Contents: I: Output Specification: Self Enrichment II: Introduction: Transformation and Setting III: Main Report: Methodology and Actualization IV: Conclusion: Integration and Synthesis V: Process Reflection: Reflecting Process VI: Learning Journal Excerpts: Raw & Uncut a) Medicine Cards b)

Learning Intentions & Pathway Design

Personal Vision Statement: To travel, and communicate/work across cultural/linguistic boundaries to spread the knowledge that people need to overcome the complex economic/political systems that keep us in debt and in fear.  To keep my mind, body and spirit healthy by

Learning Intentions & Pathway Design

Personal Vision Statement: To travel, and communicate/work across cultural/linguistic boundaries to spread the knowledge that people need to overcome the complex economic/political systems that keep us in debt and in fear.  To keep my mind, body and spirit healthy by