Viewing: February 2010

Brunton Portable Power, Brunton Solarroll 14

Brunton Portable Power, SolarRoll 14 ™ is Brunton next generation solar device is the ultimate means of powering electronic equipment in the field. Not only portable, but packable, it rolls down to nearly nothing. Brunton drive and desire to pioneer a line of rugged power sources led to the introduction of the first flexible solar […] Read more

Brunton Restore Solar Charger

Brunton Restore Solar Charger – I don’t usually spend a lot of space writing about small solar chargers but Brunton has a winner here. Brunton is moving towards a new generation of solar powered batteries for small electronics. The Brunton portable power Restore solar powered electronic charger is the equivalent of 1,372 AA batteries which […] Read more

1.470 kW GRID-TIE SOLAR ELECTRIC Kit

Grid-tie solar pv power system kit 1470 Watts With Racks / Array Size STC = 1,470 watt or 1.47 kW (**STC is Standard Test conditions or factory ratings. PTC is PV-USA Test Ratings which are closer to real world conditions. Your unique conditions will affect your system output. ) Seven Kyocera KD210 solar panels and […] Read more

Brunton Solo ™ 15 Portable Rechargeable Battery

How great is the SOLO ™15? Field and Stream Magazine named it “Best of the Best, 2008.” The revolutionary Solo portable battery brings power to the weekend camper or long expedition adventurer way off the grid. Providing power wherever and whenever, the new Solo™ can operate a variety of electronics such as laptops, TVs, air-pumps, […] Read more

Pre-Packaged 810 Watt Solar OFF-GRID REMOTE HOMES or CABIN

All off grid solar kits electrical systems have three things in common: one or more energy sources, energy storage (battery bank), and a power conversion unit (inverter). There are many different sizes and types of each of these components and each is interdependent on the others. Here is one example of a stand alone solar […] Read more

Solar Products, Solar Powered Headlamp

Solar camping equipment solar headlamp is a gadget everyone should own. Ever get stuck somewhere and you discover your batteries are dead? Everlite reliable EL8 solar headlamp provides 40 lumens of bright white LED light for up to 12 hours in bright mode. LED running times are about 24 hours in medium mode and 36 […] Read more

Reasons to Go Solar

Peace of mind and security knowing that you are producing your own safe, renewable energy. Here are 18 reasons to go solar. If you would like to know the details, click Here… Reasons Go Solar. 1. Solar is reliable. 2. Solar is durable, dependable and secure electricity 3. Ecologically Sound. Environmentally Prudent 4. Improves Public […] Read more

What is Photovoltaic Solar Energy?

When someone asks what I do for a living, my answer usually begins with “we mostly design and install photovoltaic systems in homes and commercial businesses”. Inevitably, the next response I get is “Hu? What’s that?” Honestly, it is a fair response to a seemingly complicated answer but thinking about solar generating electricity and Blue […] Read more

Brunton F-SOLRCON Solar Controller

A charge controller is a little but extremely important device that is used when charging most batteries but not talked about often because unlike solar panels a charge controller is not sexy. The Brunton Solar Controller portable battery Charge Monitor prevents your 10-watt or larger solar panels from overcharging your 12-volt battery. Even the best […] Read more