Posts tagged: Solar System

S.Africa Basks in Continent’s First Solar-Powered Airport

By: Beatrice Debut At first glance there’s nothing out of the ordinary about the regional airport in George, a town of just 150,000 residents on South Africa’s south coast. In fact though, the small site is Africa’s first “green” airport to be powered by the sun. The control tower, escalators, check-in desks, baggage carousels, restaurants […]

UNplug solar controller aims to help you take your fridge off the grid

By: Derek Markham Where’s the middle ground between having a small solar charger for your gadgets, and having a rooftop solar array capable of powering your entire house? The UNplug might know. Solar energy is rapidly becoming a viable option for many homes and businesses, and every week seems to bring news of another new […]

What Size Solar System Do I Need?

This is certainly a tough question, but a very common one as people are genuinely confused by the kW ratings they’re seeing advertised on solar power systems and which one they should opt for. Here’s a good way to go about working out which system best suits your needs. Grab Your Last Power Bill Your […]