Fixathon Finished

The Climate Fixathon has now finished and judging stops at the end of today. There were 36 projects submitted and I’ve been very impressed. »

A Song of Sun and Wind

Following on from my graph of the summer heat wave that afflicted large parts of Europe, I thought I’d expand on the increasingly extreme swings in our famously changeable British weather and the implications for our energy infrastructure. »

Heat 👋

It seems like a distant memory now but we had a brief heatwave in the UK last month. Here is a graph of the week starting the 22nd of July from a Bluetooth Low Energy temperature and humidity sensor connected to Home Assistant running on a low power Raspberry Pi 3A+. »