Tag: "off grid solar power"


This is what my solar energy system looks like…

Happy Independence Day Weekend. In honor of Independence, I thought you might enjoy taking a look behind the curtain at the solar power system on my own house. Check out the video above and see how many panels we have, but most importantly, how they are wired together. This is critical for the efficiency of [...]


Annnnnd We’re Back! Near Miss Power Failure At Solar Sphere

One of the, shall we say, ‘exciting’ things about living with off grid solar power is that you never quite know when problems will crop up.  Last night I noticed our propane generator was turning off and on about every minute then timing out with an error.  This was a little disconcerting since we were [...]