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Peter Lord


Latest talks

  • How to reduce your electricity bill to zero
    This talk covers using home automation + solar + battery + hot water + electric car + smart tariff to reduce your electricity bill. First presented at U3ACommunities Computing Forum, a free on-line platform. Sign up here for notification of future talks. See Google Slides This talk was recorded in a previous U3ACommunities meeting :
  • WYSIWYG vs Markup
    This talk looks at what-you-see-is-what-you-get (WYSIWYG) vs markup methods of producing documents. See Google Slides
  • Email
    This talk looks at Email, including a breakdown of an email message, sending with SMTP, routing with DNS, receiving with POP3 and IMAP4, spam filtering and good practices. First presented at U3ACommunities Computing Forum, a free on-line platform. Sign up here for notification of future talks. See Google Slides This talk was recorded in a… Read more: Email

Daily power use

Yesterdays electricity grid consumption was 13.4kWh, costing £1.11 + standing charge £0.61.

Yesterdays solar generation was 17.0kWh.

Yesterdays export was approx 17.5kWh earning £2.62.

Total electric £-0.90.


Local air quality

Data is from a SEN5x module.

On Sun 09 Jun 03:49:03, PM1.0 was 154.8 µg/m³

On Sun 09 Jun 04:00:29, PM2.5 was 75.4 µg/m³

On Sun 09 Jun 04:00:26, PM4 was 76.7 µg/m³

On Sun 09 Jun 04:00:32, PM10 was 77.4 µg/m³

On Sat 22 Jun 22:05:56, VOC was 358.0

Climate

Nice summary here (updated monthly).

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