Off-grid autonomy Phuket, Part 1: Water life

Last time, I outlined the benchmark of 80-90% electrical energy autonomy out here in the central backwoods of Thailand’s most populous island. Now, we will discuss the most essential and practical use of solar energy – water – highlighting various benchmarks and challenges in respect to … Continue reading

Podcast: Wrapping up September on a good note

Howdy Cyber World! Today’s podcast, will be the final of a series I recorded here in September, more on a personal note marking my status and progress on various projects and responsibilities I’m monitoring/maintaining. Download the podcast by clicking here. … Continue reading

Thailand Challenges Podcast: Elitism and Ubiquitous Educational Opportunities

A discussion lead from a Thailand parent’s point of view about elitism education systems and acquiring “opportunities” in Thailand, whether at private or public schools. Download the podcast here. Below is the discussion outline points. … Continue reading

Phuket’s First Adobe Brick Rocket Stove

Following is a video documenting Phuket Thailand’s first adobe brick rocket stove. Was really simple/quick make. Basically, you have a base layer, in which the middle brick should be slightly thinner (half thickness ideal) and you use to half bricks … Continue reading

Amateur off-the-grid aquaponics: Phuket prototypes

This is a seven-and-a-half-minute video clip showing two urban, off-the-grid aquaponics prototypes being developed in/on the kitchen/balcony of a shoe-box urban condo in Phuket, Thailand. One of these prototypes, the first one shown, is utilizing balcony sunlight to achieve photosynthesis, … Continue reading

Good Morning Andaman radio show: Friday, August 2 script

Following is the lineup for the Good Morning Andaman radio show for Friday, August 2, 2013 morning. The show will be broadcast live in Phuket, Thailand, from 8-9am over FM 90.5, covering Phuket, Phang Nga and Krabi provinces. A live … Continue reading