Solar Power: How Many Panels?
Ideas on how to properly size your solar panel array for a home, to meet your needs.
Solar Power: Charge Controllers
Battery charge control regulators are discussed. Why you need them and help in determining which is best for you.
Solar Power: What About Lightning?
The importance of protecting your system from lightning.
Solar Power: Making Connections
Helpful hints for wiring issues peculiar to solar/wind power installations.
Wind Power: What Size Wind Turbine?
Ideas are presented to help you select he proper size wind turbine for your location.
Solar Power: Living Well, Using Less
Solar living is less expensive if you control energy use. Some ideas and methods for conserving power while living well.
Build Your Own Solar Hot Water Heater
You can build your own solar powered hot water heater. Theory and suggestions included.
Solar Power: Batteries & Terminology
A description of battery types and descriptive terms.
Solar Power: Is It Right For You?
Important considerations to determine if solar power is right for you.