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Electronic engineer for wind turbines project

Duration: 6 months

Daily Tasks

Develop a wind/electric controller.

Skills gained

Problem solving. Innovation in energy design. Take part of an open-source technology development team. Exposure to Tamil culture.

Opportunity Description


Context of the need:

Minvayu is a social project that wants to help rural areas of India to be electrically self sufficient. 

It is developing and adapting open-source technologies to build affordable small wind turbines and also training local mechanics to build, install and maintain them. This can offer a sustainable small business that can be run by local entrepreneurs and create a local energy solution. 

Goal: To develop an open-source electronic circuit for direct drive with electric water pumping system.

Duration: Minimum duration is 6 months. It is possible to extend the period if there is the need. ( Non-Indians must be aware of the visa conditions - see our visa pages.)




Morning hours 9 to 12, Monday to Friday.
Afternoon hours 1 to 4.30, Monday to Friday.


Prior knowledge in electronic design. Science background. Knowledge of arduino circuits and programming. Independent and autonomous.

Language skills

Software skills

Computer required


Number of volunteers needed: 1


Mentor: Jorge
Email: [email protected]
Phonenumber: +91 9786296441