The Benefits Of Living Off The Grid

If you want to become almost self-sufficient and move away from the costs and other issues that come with being on-grid then it helps to know what the advantages are of living off-the-grid. When you have access to low-cost solar power systems, it gives you a greater chance of living off-grid and benefiting from it…

What To Do If Your Solar Panels Fail

Just like any other piece of equipment, a solar panel can fail and that could mean that your system is not working as efficiently as it should and in some cases, it can mean that your system is not working at all. If you believe that your solar panel has failed then the first thing…

What To Do Before Installing Solar Panels

Prior to installing solar panels, it is important that you do the correct research in order to understand if a solar system will be right for you, what is involved in the installation and whether your property is suited to the installation. It is vital that you find all of this out prior to going…

How Solar Power Can Change Your Life

Solar power has been around for many years but now it is becoming more popular as people look to move away from traditional energy companies, save money and do their bit for the environment. If you choose to use solar power then it will make a real difference to the way in which you live…

Off-grid Solar Classroom Launched in Qld

Australian schools are changing as solar and battery-powered classrooms are now moving schools off-grid. This was all part of a trial by Hivve, a local startup where they utilised three classrooms as part of it while calling on a $370,000 grant that helped to fund it from the Australian Renewable Energy Agency. The schools experienced…

Australia Breaks More Solar Power Records this Year

The Clean Energy Regulator is estimating that there will be a 44% increase when compared to 2017 when 1,600 megawatts of small-scale solar capacity is installed, turning it into another year that breaks records. In September, it was recorded that 135,000 small-scale solar power systems had been installed with a capacity of 922 MW. This…

Invest in Alternative Energy to Power Uganda

Considering we are now in 2018, Uganda still falls considerably short when it comes to electricity access rates because it has one of the lowest rates throughout the whole of Africa. This proves that more has to be done to make electricity more affordable, accessible and more prominent to private investors. The statistics speak volumes…