This page is for information useful to all HSU Chiapas participants.
Useful Links[edit | edit source]
- This is a website that has weather and climate data for San Cristobal.
- This website contains a comprehensive pdf document on micro hydro power
- This link provides a pdf document on rainwater catchment and systems.
- This is the website for the Biobolsa System that we installed.
- This is a website explaining how to build one of the many WindBelts invented by Shawn Frayne.
- This link provides a pdf document in both Spanish and English on carbon credits and renewable energies in Mexico (such as wind, solar, micro-hydro and bio-power).
- This link provides a website with an overview on improved cook stoves.
Vocabulary[edit | edit source]
These are words specifically related to Appropriate Technology that the students of the HSU Chiapas program found useful. See the Renewable Energy Dictionary for words directly related to renewable energy.
|Barbed wire||Alambre de púas|
|Sack||Costal (not costale!)|
|a finishing coat
Instructions[edit | edit source]
To add your word, click edit and: Copy the following code (not including the pre and /pre) and paste it just before the |} in the table above.
|- | English word | Palabra en Español