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Part of: Demand Energy Equality

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Build Your Own Solar Charger 

10:00, Saturday 20th October
16:30, Saturday 20th October
London | Lewisham
59 Ladywell Road, Lewisham, London By train: Ladywell station By DLR: Lewisham station By bus: 122, 284, 484, P4 to Ladywell Station or Wearside Road
Unit C, 59 Ladywell Road, London SE13 7UT (map)


Create your own portable solar charger from re-used materials able to power phones & USB devices.

  • No prior knowledge required
  • Take your charger home at the end of the day
  • All materials provided, including charging components
  • Small groups hosted in our dedicated workshop
  • 95% of public workshop attendees rated our course as 'excellent' or 'very good'

You will:

  • Learn what energy is - how it works today, and what’s in store for the future
  • Understand the electrical basics: current, voltage, resistance, power, series and parallel circuits.
  • Learn to build DIY solar PV panels.
  • Understand how to test your panel and connect charging components to use your power on the spot.
  • Dig deeper into the energy dilemma - and possible solutions

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The standard price is £75. Concessions are available.

All profits reinvested into our social objectives.

Demand Energy Equality is a not-for-profit dedicated to increasing energy literacy, reducing energy demand and working with others to ensure equality of energy access.

Build Your Own Solar Charger

London | Lewisham