solpy

Something I’ve been working on for while is a program called solpy. solpy is is a python library to model solar system power performance similar to PVWatts or NREL’s System Advisor Model(SAM). This is primarily a research and analysis tool and there is no guarantee on the calculations. I initially started writing this while working…

twitterd in Python

So a while ago I decided that twitter is the new finger albeit more palitable for the masses and wrote twitterd in perl. I’ve been using this to update my twitter and facebook status ever since. A couple of months ago I decided to rewrite it in Python. Next stop C? #!/usr/bin/python """ twitterd Author:…

Low cost data logging with Arduino

I’ve been wanting to play around with an Arduino for a while, so I bought a Duemilanove without a set goal in mind. Recently I’ve been working with Solar thermal and I needed to measure several temperatures simultaneously so decided this would be as good a project as any. I bought some “4700 ohm” thermistors…