Category: Solar Energy

Enphase Envoy-S Per Panel Python Script Walkthrough

Python v3 walkthrough demonstration of how to pull per-inverter solar production information from an Enphase Envoy-S . This Python code works on Linux, Windows, Mac, and in Pythonista on the iPhone and iPad.

Enphase Envoy-S Eventlog Archiver

Python version 3 script to archive the Enphase Envoy-S eventlog to a standard CSV file named with a date-time format for easy sorting.

Sunday June 11th, 2017 in Renewable Energy, Solar Energy | 1 Comment »

Envoy-S Local Solar Inverter Inventory and Status

The purpose of this script is to retrieve inventory and inverter status information locally without traversing the Internet, or the need for the Enphase installer toolkit. This Python script was created to run on Python 3.5 on most operating systems. It has been tested on Pythonista version 3 on the iPad as well.

Wednesday June 7th, 2017 in Renewable Energy, Solar Energy | 1 Comment »

Saving / Archiving the Enphase Envoy Event Log

Python script to archive (save) the Enphase Envoy Event log. Tested on Windows 7, 8 and 10, and also on Linux.

Sunday January 1st, 2017 in Renewable Energy, Solar Energy | 2 Comments »

Energy United & Advanced Energy – EV Workshop Presentation

On June 5, 2015 I spoke at the Energy United / Advanced Energy Electric Vehicle Workshop about my family’s experience of driving electric for the past 3 years. The workshop was great, there was a BMW i3, a Tesla Model S, my Volt, an electric dune buggy, and an electric bicycle.

NC Renewable Energy Credits Available for Solar Set-Aside

NC Renewable Energy Credits Available for the Solar Set-Aside We have two Renewable Energy Facilities registered in the NC-RETS Renewable Energy Portfolio Tracking System.  Both facilities are located inside North Carolina and produce power from certified and calibrated metered systems.  I will consider selling solar PV and metered solar thermal RECs to North Carolina Power […]

Thanks for Attending the Basics of Solar Thermal @ RCCC

Registration information for “The Basics of Solar Electric Generation” and the promised copy of the presentation from today’s Solar Thermal class at RCCC! Thanks to those who attended.

Video: The True Cost of Gasoline

Sometimes the truth hurts a lot. But then again, so does COPD and not being able to breathe. Watch this video on the true cost of gasolene.

Catawba Sustainable Communities Talk

Talk given to Dr. Wear’s Sustainable Communities class on November, 11, 2013

Achieved the LEED-GA Credential

Passed the LEED-GA accreditation exam.

Tuesday August 20th, 2013 in Renewable Energy, Solar Energy, Teaching | No Comments »