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    Vertical Farming Design Challenge

      About this Challenge

      All About Vertical Farming

      Kit List

      Overview Video

      Terms and Conditions

     

     

    Grand Prize Includes:

    Global Solar SUNLINQ™  62 Watt Foldable Solar Panel Kit

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    The Nest® Learning Thermostat™

    Würth Elektronik Energy Harvesting Kit


    The Sunlinq is a military grade, global, flexible solar panel capable of generating up to 62 watts. This kit (as featured on Impact Battery's Web site) includes a 7 amp solar charge controller, Y cable, alligator clamps, eyelets, 10 foot extension cable, and 5.1mm barrel plug.

     

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    The Nest thermostat learns the temps you like, turns itself down when you're away, and has remote control through Wi-Fi.

     

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    This energy harvesting kit is a complete solution from harvesting of the energy to energy management and storage that can easily be transferred to any design solution. Featuring the EFM32GG Giant Gecko M3 kit from Silicon Labs!

     

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    And a $250 donation to The Association for Vertical Farming in the Challenger’s name

     

     

    Second Prize Includes:

    ALLPOWERS™ 18V 28W Foldable Solar Charger

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    The Nest® Learning Thermostat™

    Portable solar charging uni that automatically adjusts the current and voltage to achieve maximum power, delivering its fastest possible current  up to 1.8 Amp.


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    The Nest thermostat learns the temps you like, turns itself down when you're away, and has remote control through Wi-Fi.

     

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    And a $250 donation to The Association for Vertical Farming in the Challenger’s name

     

    Third Prize Includes:

    The Nest® Learning Thermostat™

    The Nest thermostat learns the temps you like, turns itself down when you're away, and has remote control through Wi-Fi.

     

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    And a $250 donation to The Association for Vertical Farming in the Challenger’s name

     

    All Challengers who submit a completed Project will receive

    A one year membership to The Association for Vertical Farming and a

    $100 donation to The Association for Vertical Farming in Challenger’s name

    (Grand Prize, Second Place and Third Place winners will make the donation amount indicated above).



    Association for Vertical Farming

     

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    DISCLAIMER:

    Global Solar, Sunlinq™, ALLPOWER™, The Nest® Learning Thermostat™, are all Trademarks owned by their respective manufacturers/brands.  These companies are in no way involved in the Design Challenge and their products featured on this page is not an endorsement or sponsorship.

    In the event that any of these products is not available at the time of winner’s announcement, or if a prize is not eligible to be shipped to the physical location of the winner, element14 will make a good faith effort to substitute with a product of similar scope and value, at its own discretion.  Please see the Terms and Conditions.