Electricity, Solar, Sustainability

The Solar Panel Array

We are really excited about the prospect of solar panels generating 100% of our electrical needs. Being self-sufficient is one of our goals in life. We are currently designing a 10kW  Solar Panel Array to be mounted on the roof of our home. We've gone back and forth with the actual wattage we think we will… Continue reading The Solar Panel Array

Electricity

Connecting to the Grid

This post is still under construction...check back for more info! We will be primarily relying on our solar panels to keep our battery bank charged. However, it is not only nice to have the required infrastructure in place should we ever need or want to connect to the grid; often, if you're home is solar… Continue reading Connecting to the Grid

Electricity, Solar, Sustainability

Solar Powered Low Voltage DC – 12 Volt Electricity

Setting up a small solar circuit is actually super easy! This page will cover the basics of connecting the various components of the system. You should be able to adapt this information to easily fit your needs.   Solar Panels to the Solar Charge Controller If you're unsure about Solar Panels, check out our brief… Continue reading Solar Powered Low Voltage DC – 12 Volt Electricity