Thinking about National Preparedness Month always think SOLAR!
“The Magnum MLT4000S Solar Hybrid Light Tower, developed in cooperation with the Propane Education & Research Council (PERC), features an LP-fueled back-up generator to keep its batteries charged in all conditions. During the day, a solar-panel array charges the light tower’s batteries for nighttime operation.” http://www.constructionequipment.com/magnum-power-products-mlt4000s-solar-hybrid-light-tower?eid=216286244&bid=927703
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A new innovative solar panel array technology designed by Ecosphere Technologies promises rapid deployment for energy production in off-grid locations.
This remote ‘mobile-solar-powered generator’ runs on high power photovoltaic panels that extend from its container combined with an easy to set up wind turbine.
Following the April 22, 2014, Webinar “Battery Backup for Grid-Tied PV Systems,” Solar Power World’s Managing Editor Kathie Zipp conducted a Q&A session with presenter Doug Pratt, Senior Engineer at SimpleRay Solar. Here is a recap of some of the listener submitted questions.