quoudten + system   15

Open Food Network - OFN LOCAL
A global movement with humble beginnings.

Founded in Australia, the Open Food Network started as a little experiment with a van, some farmers and some friends. Since then it has grown to become an open source platform collaboratively nurtured by like-minded people around the world.

The Open Food Network is the flagship project of the Open Food Foundation is a non-profit, registered charity established in October 2012 to develop, accumulate and protect open source knowledge, code, applications and platforms for fair and sustainable food systems.

While established in Australia, we support global collaboration on open projects for food system transformation. We want to build and support communities that bring the people who need the software together with those who can develop it.

Governance arrangements for the Open Food Network are currently under review with our growing international community, and the Foundation’s role may evolve in this process. To find out more about this process or get involved you can read more in our Community forums.
food  producer  consumer  fair  sustainable  system  ecosystem  transparency  resilience  agriculture  sustainability 
july 2017 by quoudten
Electric Reliability Council of Texas
The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) manages the flow of electric power to 23 million Texas customers - representing 85 percent of the state's electric load. As the independent system operator for the region, ERCOT schedules power on an electric grid that connects 40,500 miles of transmission lines and more than 550 generation units. ERCOT also performs financial settlement for the competitive wholesale bulk-power market and administers retail switching for 6.6 million premises in competitive choice areas. ERCOT is a membership-based 501(c)(4) nonprofit corporation, governed by a board of directors and subject to oversight by the Public Utility Commission of Texas and the Texas Legislature. ERCOT's members include consumers, cooperatives, generators, power marketers, retail electric providers, investor-owned electric utilities (transmission and distribution providers), and municipal-owned electric utilities.
utilities  nonprofit  administration  transmission  grid  scheduling  regional  ISO  operator  system  independent  TX  reliability  power  ERCOT  energy  electricity  electric 
march 2012 by quoudten

related tags

accumulation  accurate  administration  agriculture  algorithm  alteration  analysis  anatomy  angstrom  article  audit  automated  basic  binary  blank  block  branch  bubble  bug  case  categorize  chunk  cities  client  cloud  code  complex  comprehensive  configuration  cons  consumer  content  control  coverage  cr  crash  crime  curation  data  debian  debugger  dependency  detection  development  discovery  distributed  distro  dumb  dynamic  ease  economy  ecosystem  efficiency  effort  electric  electricity  embedded  empty  encryption  energy  ERCOT  evolutionary  evolve  example  exception  execution  exploit  fair  feed  feedback  file  filter  fix  flexibility  food  format  frameworks  fuzzing  generate  generation  genetic  gis  gobo  granularity  grid  grinder  guide  headless  heuristic  how  howto  independent  information  innovation  input  instrumentation  integer  intelligence  interface  internal  ISO  keywords  knowledge  lafs  learn  least-authority  length  library  line  linux  lubuntu  lxde  malformed  max  measure  memory  metabolism  methodology  min  minimum  mitm  ML  modular  mutated  mutation  mwr  negative  newline  news  node  nodefuzz  noguarantee  nonprofit  nonspecific  null  open  operator  overhead  overview  parallelization  patent  path  peach  penal  pid  power  prioritization  prioritize  privacy  private  process  producer  properties  pros  protocol  proxy  python  qa  quality  radamsa  radio  random  record  reduction  regional  register  reliability  replay  reproducibility  reproduction  resilience  response  restart  robustness  router  routine  scheduling  science  scratch  scriptable  secure  security  seed  semicolon  server  set  sftp  smart  social  society  software  source  speed  spike  split  springpad  stack  storage  structure  structured  sulley  sustainability  sustainable  sysadmin  system  systems  tahoe  thinking  timeout  timing  to  tool  tools  trace  transmission  transparency  trigger  tutorial  TX  type  ubuntu  unique  unresponsive  urban  US  user  utilities  valid  wifi  wiki 

Copy this bookmark:



description:


tags: