Flooded lead acid batteries are the cheapest solar batteries. They have one major disadvantage over other batteries, however. Find out what it is.
Lead acid batteries are the cheapest solar batteries. But does that make them the best and should you get them for your solar power system?
Lithium solar batteries are becoming increasingly popular for solar systems and electric vehicles. But what makes them so special?
Lead Acid vs Lithium Batteries. Which Should You Choose? If your home is off-grid or you need backup power in case of a blackout, you will need batteries. But with so many options, which is the best solar battery and why? In this post, we compare lead-acid versus lithium batteries. To keep things simple, we’ll …
Will electricity blackouts in Zimbabwe end? How will we power our homes in the future? In this post we look at how a homeowner will get consistent electricity.
How do we stop load shedding and power cuts in Zimbabwe? These five things need to happen first.
What’s the real reason we have power cuts in Zimbabwe? How do we solve the electricity crisis?
Grid-tied or Off-grid Solar? Choosing the Right System. What is a grid-tied or off-grid solar system? This post explains what those terms mean, why you should care (hint: one is more expensive than the other) and which would suit you better. Let’s start with an off-grid solar system. What is an off-grid solar system? In …
Solar Charge Controller 101: A Basic Guide for Beginners A solar charge controller is an essential part of a solar system that uses batteries. This basic guide explains what it does and why it’s important to a solar energy system. What does a charge controller do? A solar charge controller manages the power going in …
What’s the best type of solar panel for your home or business? In this post we compare Polycrystalline, monocrystalline and thin film panels.