Pollution BarGraph

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A large, 5ft tall, set of LED lights that show the pollution around town in a sort of swirling bargraph format.

So far I have some LED rope, a plank of wood and a raspberry pi!

We also have some code coming along on github https://github.com/yorkhackspace/pollution_graph

The data

DataSource

http://www.airqualityengland.co.uk/local-authority/data.php?site_id[]=YK10&site_id[]=YK13&site_id[]=YK15&site_id[]=YK7&site_id[]=YK8&site_id[]=YK9&parameter_id[]=9999&f_query_id=214616&f_date_started=2015-09-01&f_date_ended=2015-09-24&la_id=76&action=download&submit=Download+Data

A Map of the locations can be found here: http://www.airqualityengland.co.uk/local-authority/?la_id=76#

Background

http://uk-air.defra.gov.uk/air-pollution/causes