Discover alternative power solutions for the increasingly unstable power supply in South Africa and the exorbitant price hikes. We look at solar and other alternative energy sources in this alternative energy guide for South Africans.
If you believe in all things green or have decided to go off the grid due to convenience, care and cost – whichever way you view the situation you are going to need a little knowledge on how solar batteries will work for you and your solar system.
There are many Questions Asked Regarding Home Solar Systems.
For those looking for an alternative way of powering their homes in South Africa, the answer is easy – home solar systems!
Thing is, how exactly does a home solar system work?
- A PV – otherwise known as a Photovoltaic Solar System, consists of solar panels, racks for placing the panels onto your roof, an inverter and wiring.
Many people in South Africa are making use of home solar panels to generate power.
For example, in Alexandra Township in Johannesburg, as is the case with many low-cost housing developments these houses are being fitted with solar panels for hot water geysers.
These might seem to be expensive to install at first, but they can and will save you a lot of expense in the long-term.… Read the rest
For individuals and businesses that are not too sure how Solar Power and Solar Panelswork, this guide will explain how it works.
Solar Panels, together with inverters produce power in proportion to the Solar Energy from the sun. This energy is then converted into electricity.
When appliances utilise power the Solar System subsidises this demand, and if the Solar System has excess then the surplus is exported to the utility grid.… Read the rest