Category Archive: Solar

Aug 08

Simple Explanation of A Off Grid Solar Panel System

A simple explanation of a off grid solar panel system in easy words that the average person can understand will make it clearer and easier to understand. Things to be explained: GRID CONNECTED STAND ALONE SYSTEMS SOLAR PANELS MOUNTING SYSTEM INVERTER Visit us on Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, Google + or send an email to [email protected]

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Jul 22

How To Make Mason Jar Solar Lights

How To Make Mason Jar Solar Lights

This simple tutorial of how to make mason jar solar lights is a great way to use an off the grid lighting option in your everyday life creatively. Keep theses mason jar solar lights in a window sill during the day to keep charged to use during a sudden power outage, light up a pathway, …

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Mar 11

Use a Chest Freezer Instead Of a Fridge For Off Grid Solar Use

SSolar Energy Chest Freezer

See how you can use a chest freezer instead of a fridge by adding a temperature controller which will shut the freezer off when it hits a certain temp. Cuts the power usage to low enough that you can run the freezer from a single solar panel. Off Grid shares the information to get yours …

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Mar 11

DIY Solar Food Dehydrator

DIY Solar Dehydrator

Get free plans to build this diy solar food dehydrator and you can dry your fruits and veggies from the garden or from sales and put them up for winter. I have seen a lot of solar dehydrators but I really like this one from University Display Gardens. The plans are at the blue link …

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Mar 01

Solar Outdoor Shower

Solar Outdoor Shower

Solar Outdoor Shower This a amazing Solar Outdoor Shower is an inspiring look into how creative a motivated person can be to build an off the grid outdoor shower with a solar water heater. There is also a website link below detailing how to build a batch solar water heater if you are tempted to …

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Feb 10

Solar Energy DIY Project 2 Part Series

Solar Energy DIY Project

Solar Energy DIY Project Finding alternative ways to create power off the grid is a an ongoing educational process so this solar energy diy project will be a great article to read. Solar energy is not the experimental power source it may have been 35 years ago. It is now providing energy in a big …

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