The Canopy Platform provides quick, resilient solar USB power for urban buildings. On a sunny day it can charge a phone 10 times. Batteries store up to 15 charges. It can power any USB device like a camera, tablet, speaker, as well as a laptop. The Canopy Platform sets up in minutes, no tools required. It does not require permits as it does not connect to the electrical grid.
The Coco Stack is an aquaponics prototype. The water pump, lights and the small computer which controls them and records temperatures are powered by a Canopy power node. Sticking out the top of the trunk is a pretty cool product called flower power by parrot. It measure light, temp, moisture, and nutrients.
Strato Server is an off-grid solar-powered rooftop internet device based on the Beagle Bone Black micro computer. It runs a LAMP stack on Ubuntu linux. More info at stratoserver.co
SunPress is a platform for running websites on solar power. The idea came from working on a farm. If a farm can be sustainable, why not a sustainable server farm? I combined experience owning, renting, and managing servers with experience installing solar power systems. The websites run on WordPress. For more info, visit SunPress.co
Urban Feed Co partners up with Pantrepant Farm to develop sustainable livestock feed using the black soldier fly. The farm is part of Island Outpost tropical resorts owned by music icon Chris Blackwell. Chris is the founder of Island Records. Ever heard of a band named U2 or and artist named Bob Marley? Read more at Island Outpost.