Category Archives: Appropriate Technology News

Story of Rabbiya

    Life at Sunseed – Rabbiya Naveed At the first glimpse, Sunseed appears like a rather ordinary not-so-well maintained place. At Sunseed, we bake our own bread and jams, harvest our own crops, use seasonal fruits only, exploit the solar energy, use … Continue reading

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KAÑA!!! biomass gasification cookstove. Construction and use video tutorial.

by Pako Ibáñez, Appropriate Technology Department at Sunseed It is time to build a biomass gasification cookstove. With this tutorial you can do it in an easy and cheap way. You can adapt the instructions to the materials you have, … Continue reading

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From the Carob Tree to the Carob Cake!

This is the first Sunseed Video News! 1) Harvesting carob 2) Drying carob 3) Making powder 4) Baking Cake with Biomass Gasification Stove

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Biomass gasification biomass course

On 28-29 September was performed the course about Biomass gasification cookstoves. The four participants built their own gasifier with a perfect result. During the course, was shot a video tutorial to make it easy for other people do at home … Continue reading

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Appropriate Technology Dept. Sunseed activities September 2013

by Pako Ibáñez, Appropriate Technology Department coordinator at Sunseed. This month we completed the pending projects. The biomass cookstove base structure has been reinforced and has been transported to the main house where it will be used. We started to … Continue reading

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Appropriate Technology Dept. Sunseed activities August 2013

by Pako Ibáñez, Appropriate Technology Department at Sunseed. On August we have dealt with the consolidation of the two projects we have in place: the  biomass gasification cookstove and the solar oven. There have been many volunteers who participated, each … Continue reading

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Irinas Story at Sunseed

Por Irina, de Siberia- Rusia. Voluntaria a largo plazo desde el 1 de Abril 2013 hasta el 27 June 2013) I came to Sunseed with no special reason. To be honest, I didn’t know where I was going to and … Continue reading

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Sunseed ram pump overhaul

by Pako Ibáñez, Appropriate Technology Department. Los Molinos del Rio Aguas is a small town in the municipality of Sorbas, in Almería province, which is disconnected from the supply networks. We produce our own electricity and self provide water. Sunseed … Continue reading

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Appropriate Technology Dep. Sunseed activities July 2013

by Pako Ibáñez, Appropriate Technology department coordinator at Sunseed. The activity during july has been exceptional at Sunseed. In the AT department we haven’t stop one day with all the projects and activities done by the fantastic volunteers who choose … Continue reading

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Visit to the Solar Platform of Almeria

by Alexis Tosellini ( Intern at Appropiate Technology Department) The entire team of AT went yesterday morning to the Solar Platform of Almeria. It is the biggest research center on solar energy in the world. This european center was placed … Continue reading

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