Erosion prevention with benefits – Katrin Leinweber
One upon a time, there was a plot of land at the Catalan Mediterranean coast. It was situated on a North slope approx. 100m above sea level. Its half-funnel topology and serpentine dirt road lead to rainwater run-off.
LoRaWAN for Smart Farming: An Introduction to Low-Power, Wide-Area Networks
The emergence of the Internet of Things (IoT) has revolutionized numerous industries, including agriculture. Among the many technologies transforming modern-day farming practices is LoRaWAN (Long Range Wide Area Network).
Environmental Studies Internship at AGT. By Gabi Wolfe & Mia Bowles
This internship consisted of an eleven week program at Alella Green Tech focusing on how to create more sustainable agriculture and farming practices. One major focus of this internship involved the..
My data analytics work during stay at AGT – Tom Rozier from France
My name is Tom Rozier and I am a French student in energetics and mechanical engineering. I spent a month at Alella Green Tech in June 2022 as a volunteer. During my stay, I have been put into a beautiful
My work on sustainable energy grid at AGT – Mattia Alzapiedi from Italy
My name is Mattia Alzapiedi and I am an Italian mechanical engineer, I was at Alella Green Tech in August 2021. During my stay I carried out a synthetic energy analysis relating to electrical and thermal consumption, possible sources of production
How was my stay at Alella Green Tech? Marvin Rieger from Germany
Hey curious readers! My name is Marvin Rieger and I am a student from Germany. I study sustainable engineering which is a mix of electrical and mechanical engineering with the focus on renewable energies. As part of my studies I had
FarmBot [Part 1] Assembling a gardening robot to do your work!
We started a project to assemble the Farmbot Genesis XL v1.5. The Farmbot will operate on a raised bed built out of stone which is around 16 square meters (2,70m x 5,80m) big..
FarmBot [Part 2] Calibration. First steps by your garden robot!
The Farmbot is nearly ready to be powered and unleashed into garden. First of all, the newest firmware has to be flashed onto the micro sd card and then it has to be inserted into the raspberry pi to bring it
FarmBot [Part 3] Improvements. Can my robot live forever?
After assembling the robot and connecting it to a water and power source, we tried to see where it could need some extra protection, some covers and some help to work and run smoothly. The first improvement I came up