The San Diego Fall Home and Garden Show: 9/23/16-9/25/16

By Ashiq Syed

The San Diego Fall Home and Garden Show is this weekend (9/23 - 9/25) at the Del Mar Fairgrounds, 2120 Jimmy Durante Blvd. #106,Del Mar, CA 92014. The Wipomo Team will be showcasing its Energy...


2016 Earth Day Festival at Balboa Park!

By Ashiq Syed

Come out to Balboa Park this Sunday, April 17, 2016, beteween 10AM and 5PM to celebrate Earth Day (April 22) with the Wipomo Team. Featuring over 300 exhibitors, there is something fun for...


My summer internship at Wipomo

By Tatiana von Rheinbaben

In the summer of 2015, I worked full-time for the San Diego based energy efficiency company Wipomo. Overall, I had a great and very rewarding learning experience, especially since this was the...


EcoFest May 17th 10AM - 4PM

By Charlie Johnson

Mark your calendars! EcoFest is this Sunday, 5/17 from 10-4pm! This year’s EcoFest we’ll be at 450 Quail Gardens Dr, Encinitas 92024 (between Encinitas and...

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Solar PV    EcoFest   

San Diego Earth Fair 2015

By Tatiana von Rheinbaben

Come out to Balboa Park this Sunday, April 19, 2015, beteween 10AM and 5PM to celebrate Earth Day (April 22) with the Wipomo Team. Featuring over 300 exhibitors, there is something fun for...

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Solar Water Heating    Nature    Earth   

Event ~ Qualcomm Stadium Swap Meet

By Liza Roocroft

Come and see us at the Qualcomm Stadium Swap Meet! Wednesday October 22nd at 12:00pm!


And here an update-pictures from the event: http://on.fb.me/1EB8z6r


EVENT _ Octoberfest

By Liza Roocroft

 

Wipomo will be at the Ramona Oktoberfest! We are providing power to the beer garden!

Our Mobile Energy Ecosystem will be providing off grid power! Come say hello and ask us how you can do...

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Energy Ecosystem    Ramona    Octoberfest    Off-Grid    Solar Photovoltaic    beer   

Oceanside Meet Up with Charlie Q.

By Tatiana von Rheinbaben

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Energy Efficiency    Solar   

Fall Home and Garden Show

By Tatiana von Rheinbaben

http://www.larsremodel.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/25th-Annual-Fall-Home-Garden_Show.pngThe San Diego Fall Home and Garden Show is this weekend at the Del Mar Fairgrounds, 2160 Jimmy Durante Blvd. #106,Del Mar, CA 92014, and the Wipomo Team will be showcasing its Energy Ecosystem...


Grape Day Festival and Parade

By Tatiana von Rheinbaben


Come out to the Grape Day Parade on Saturday, September 6, 2014 at 9:30 AM to watch Wipomo showcase its solar slider in the parade along Grand Avenue in Downtown Escondido. And don't forget to...


To bargain or not to bargain?

By Liza Roocroft

To bargain or not to bargain?

That is my question. Have you noticed that there is a very large variance in the quotes you get from competing solar companies? I did! When I was shopping...

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electric    Solar PV    Investment    #homeimprovement   

44th Annual Barona Powwow

By Tatiana von Rheinbaben

Barona Band Of Mission Indians

Come and join the Barona Band of Mission Indians and the Wipomo Team for the 44th Annual Barona Powwow Event. Where? Barona Sports Park-Barona Indian Reservation- at 1095 Barona Road,...

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Nature    Solar PV    Environment   

Instant College Fund or Instant Retirement Fund

By Charlie Johnson

Grid-Tied Solar Photovoltaic + Electric Vehicle

By eliminating their energy bills, the average San Diego family can save enough money to put a child through college. We're talking about...


Case Study: Dr. T saves 10:1 with LED + Solar PV

By Charlie Johnson

Dr. Tyler wanted to eliminate his electic bill with a solar photovoltaic system.   For every $1 spent on LEDs, the installed cost of the solar system was reduced by $10. 
(Update:...

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LED    Solar PV    Energy Efficiency   

Wipomo's Mobile Energy Ecosystem

By Joseph Ocampo

Power when you want it, where you want it, day or night, even during a utility blackout.

The Wipomo Mobile Energy Ecosystem at the home showcase during SDRES Sustainability Tour 2013....

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Mobile    Off-Grid    Solar PV    Charging Station   

Take Our Surveys to Qualify for Discounts on Wipomo's Energy Ecosystem

By Joseph Ocampo

These are short 5 question, 1-2 minute surveys about what you think of solar photovoltaics, electric vehicles (including plug-in hybrids) and other technologies or concepts related to the Wipomo...

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Energy Ecosystem    Solar PV   

San Diegans Save with Wipomo- Behind the Numbers

By Joseph Ocampo

If you haven’t already seen the graphs showing how much money you can save with Wipomo’s Energy Ecosystem, check them out right now. Below are both of the graphs, how to read them and...

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Energy Ecosystem    Prius    Solar PV    Investment    Lifetime Savings   

Solar Modules Will Be Beautiful

By Joseph Ocampo

Beautiful Or Ugly?

My sense of public opinion is that it errs on the side of ugly or disruptive. And to some degree that makes sense: they are just rectangles attached to roofs, sometimes at an...


V-2-V Charging with the Energy Ecosystem

By Joseph Ocampo

As a tour stop at UC San Diego for the 2013 Sustainability Tour, we demonstrated vehicle-to-vehicle charging using Wipomo’s energy solution. Perhaps the first such demonstration not hidden...

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mobile    Charging Station    Solar PV   

Cotton Candy from the Sun

By Joseph Ocampo

The first debut of the Solar Slider at UC San Diego was in just a few days. We had a cotton candy machine ready for the occasion, to be powered by the Solar Slider. All that was left was to secure...

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mobile    Off-Grid    Solar PV    Charging Station   

Building a Solar Slider

By Joseph Ocampo

Our advisor, a professional engineering consultant named Kurt Lund, graciously opened his garage, tools and skill up to us for building the cage. As a group of undergraduate engineers (and one...

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Off-Grid    Solar PV    Charging Station   

California Super Prius

By Charlie Johnson

You were once an Early Adopter.  You were a pioneer.  You bought into the vision before it was popular.  But now, you're just one of the 1 Million California Prius hybrid vehicle...

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Prius    100+MPG    EV   

World Need Now

By Joseph Ocampo

The Solar Slider Mobile Energy Ecosystem developed at UCSD