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I'll admit I read and watch everything I can get my hands on from or about resident Google futurist Ray Kurzweil. Just yesterday a video I watched of an interview with him shows him saying that solar…Continue
We still really enjoy using this portable solar generator we built. It's handy for lighting and charging devices on our mountain property. And great set up at home where we can show newbies how solar…Continue
I am not qualified to do this on my own, but I know a lot of you are. And I think this will prove very valuable for so many forum members since a lot of us are using our solar set ups as a "rural…Continue
I think if you ask the general public who the average "do it yourself solar energy enthusiast" is they would say he or she is someone who is trying to save some money. And sure, that's true for a lot of us. Including me!
But that is just part of what motivates most of us, I think most of our members are motivated by what I call "fear of being plunged into darkness". And no matter how small your system is you will avoid that when Mr. Big Grid decides it's your "brown out day"…Continue