Open SmartGrid proposal

Carlos Camargo cicamargoba at gmail.com
Thu May 20 20:28:46 EDT 2010


We can design a robust HW/SW platform for smart grid and provide services /
solutions. This is a global tendency, is time for enter to the game  :)

Carlos


On Thu, May 20, 2010 at 7:21 PM, David Reyes Samblas Martinez <
david at tuxbrain.com> wrote:

> El día 20 de mayo de 2010 23:26, Andrés Calderón
> <andres.calderon at emqbit.com> escribió:
> > Hi,
> >
> > There is an ongoing trend toward the deployment of Smart (Energy) Grid
> >  [1] for a better use of energy resources.
> >
> > One of the most common issues in this process is the lack of
> > standards. I think that using the open hardware/software model our
> > community could make a major contribution to the definition of
> > (self-organized) standards.
> >
> > My partner Carlos Camargo and I have  developed devices for the
> > measurement of energy and power quality based on ARM processors and
> > FPGA devices. We are currently working on energy measurement devices
> > based  on SACK prototypes and we believe that it would be good
> > integrate this  initiative to Qi community projects.
> >
> > A smart grid based on open technologies has not been tested before and
> > can have a major environmental impact.
> >
> > Virtually all major players are interested in the  SmartGrids
> > [2][3][4][5], I think it's an interesting area where we can make a
> > major contribution.
> >
> > Regards,
> >
> > [1] http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Smart_grid
> > [2] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zuDndnIl39s
> > [3] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yGk13U_kgGM
> > [4] http://bit.ly/Google-Jumps-into-SmartGrid
> > [5] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DGiy7Safnhg
> >
> >    Andrés Calderón
> >    Cel:     +57 (300) 275 3666
> >    Email: andres.calderon at emqbit.com
> >    Gtalk:  andresfcalderon at gmail.com
> >    Web:    www.emqbit.com
> >
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> In my last meeting on PireneLab I was asked for energy measurement
> solutions many times, put an Ethernet port, and low power consumption
> to that device and they will be a lot of eyes on it.
>
> --
> David Reyes Samblas Martinez
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-- 
Carlos Iván Camargo Bareño
Profesor Asistente
Departamento de Ingeniería Eléctrica y Electrónica
Universidad Nacional de Colombia
cicamargoba at unal.edu.co
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