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Electric Freedom

Time:10:30 - 11:15
Day:Wednesday 20 January 2010
Location:Renouf 1 (MFC)
Project: Tumanako

Goal: Create the best Electric Vehicle (EV) components ever made, using Open Source technology (LGPL and Creative Commons) with the long term intention to create an environment of collaboration, interchangeability and continuous improvement within the EV market. Integrate this with open Vehicle To Grid (V2G) systems combined with a distributed Solar Network and we have a community based energy and personal transportation infrastructure.



The presentation will cover:

  • Overview of Vehicle Systems.
  • Brief description of the Tumanako BMS.
  • Tumanako AC motor controller (a 3 channel 200,000 watt amplifier).
  • Tumanako SolarNetwork V2G extensions.

Philip Court

Philip Court - BCMS (Hons)

Motivations: Family, Environment, Humanity.

Background: Mathematics, Physics, Software development, Team leading and Management (emphasis on team dynamics and communication).