Electricity, Solar

Dual Battery Systems: Starting & Auxiliary

Skip to the bottom to see an installation! About Dual Battery Systems  While the dual battery system isn't quite necessary for a stationary off-grid setup; it is a near necessity when powering a Skoolie, or something similar, off grid. First, a typical "starting" battery for a car, or a Skoolie, is NOT the type of… Continue reading Dual Battery Systems: Starting & Auxiliary

Electricity, Solar, Sustainability

5 Things to Know about Solar Panels

90% of all Solar Panels are produced with Silicone, and 95% of all Solar Panels sold in America are produced with Silicon. The main difference between Solar Panel brands is the purity of the Silicone used during production. It is important to look into the manufacturing process when purchasing. The 2 Main types of Silicon… Continue reading 5 Things to Know about Solar Panels

Electricity, Solar, Sustainability

Low Voltage DC – 12 Volt Electrical

Setting up a DC circuit is actually super easy! I truly believe that if someone is truly motivated, even without previous experience, they can setup their own solar/DC circuit. Since this will be an independent system and could be used anywhere, not just in a Skoolie, adapt the installation as your system requires. Solar Panels… Continue reading Low Voltage DC – 12 Volt Electrical