Watch the generators in action and in social context (same link as in PowerPoint):
Video of generators (Links to an external site.)
- Evaluate Turbine Development, Malawi generator company
- Answer for three topics below:
â€“What decisions did Turbine Development make with regards to the following topics?
â€“Evaluate the decisions with supporting evidence â€“ in this situation were the decisions sound or would you recommend a different course of action?
- Turn in a roughly 2 page Word file in to Canvas
- Topics to be answered:
â€“Did the designers listen to the needs of the user?
â€“Should Technology Solutions Leverage
Western or Indigenous Knowledge?
â€“Should Technologies Rely on Local Materials, Manufacturing Operations?
â€“Should Technologies be Deskilled
to Allow More People to use Them?
â€“Is it More Important for Technologies
to Be Affordable or Durable?
â€“Should We Promote Economically-Beneficial Technologies that Hurt the Environment?
watch the very short video and write 2 pages (double space) with the requerments above.