Solar batteries serve as the storage for solar power,. and without it you’ll be forced to use all that power at once. For this reason, solar battery maintenance is an absolute must. Making batteries last longer is the Holy Grail of all solar power users, and fortunately it is not as hard as you might […]
We’ve all seen gas powered generators for homes, but now you can buy portable solar generators for camping, backpacking or as a backup power source. They’re available in different designs but all work the same way: the unit is charged with electrical power (via wall outlet) or solar energy (thru solar panels) and used to
If you looked up portable solar panels for boondocking online, you’ve no doubt found a lot of campers and RVers who have gone that route. And who wouldn’t be tempted? The idea of free energy and being able to go anywhere you want without being tied down to an electrical grid is awesome! But should
Solar powered RVs are now a common sight in campgrounds and it’s to be expected. Energy from the sun is free and it allows you to live off the grid. But to get the most out of your system you should learn efficient RV solar power use. If you think you’re saving money by going
Solar power usage continues to grow at an accelerated pace. From 2000 to 2018, expansion grew by 100%. It used to be for commercial establishments only, but now more and more homes and RVs are installing solar panels. But what is the reason behind this? Among all alternative energy sources, why is this the most
Along with increased usage of solar panels in RVs and homes are the myths, misconceptions and fallacies about them. Is it true that solar panels cost tens of thousands of dollars? Is it true that solar panels are made in environmentally toxic places? Some myths even say solar energy is going to damage your camper.