Faculty Advisor

Mahmoud, Yousef Abdelaziz

Faculty Advisor

Savilonis, Brian James

Abstract

The purpose of this project was twofold; to develop both a rainwater and solar energy harvesting system. The goal was to provide renewable power for technologies with societal benefits. The rainwater energy harvesting system was designed to collect water in a gutter, channel it through a downspout and direct it onto an impulse turbine which was connected to a generator. The solar energy charger was designed with a 2W solar panel, a

Publisher

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Accepted

April 2018

Major

Interdisciplinary

Project Type

Major Qualifying Project

Accessibility

Unrestricted

Advisor Department

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Advisor Department

Mechanical Engineering

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