The beautiful future of solar power | Marjan van Aubel

The sun delivers more energy to earth in one hour than all of humanity uses in an entire year. How can we make this power more accessible to everyone, everywhere? Solar designer Marjan van Aubel shows how she’s turning everyday objects like tabletops and stained glass windows into elegant solar cells — and shares her… Continue reading The beautiful future of solar power | Marjan van Aubel

Should You Install Ground-Mounted Solar Panels?

Solar panels aren’t just for rooftops – if you can’t install solar on your roof, or simply don’t want to, a ground-mounted system can be an attractive alternative. Here are some important factors to consider before installing ground-mounted solar panels: #1. Land space Unlike a rooftop solar panel system, a ground-mount system takes up new,… Continue reading Should You Install Ground-Mounted Solar Panels?

Why aren't we only using solar power? – Alexandros George Charalambides

View full lesson: Solar power is cheaper and more sustainable than our current coal-fueled power plants, so why haven’t we made the switch? The real culprits here are the clouds, which make solar power difficult to control. Alexandros George Charalambides explains how solar towers and panels create electricity and how scientists are trying to create… Continue reading Why aren't we only using solar power? – Alexandros George Charalambides

What was F%$#ed with my solar panels? And I no idea.

The continuous growth of the solar industry brings an ever-expanding base of solar installations. While many solar panels are expected to provide a 20-year life span, this is often not the case with cheaper quality solar panels but even high-quality panel can fail prematurely. thermography technology can save time and make troubleshooting solar panel installations… Continue reading What was F%$#ed with my solar panels? And I no idea.

2 Year of Solar Power – Was it Really Worth The Money?

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How many Solar Panels do I need to power my house? How much power/energy does a Solar Panel Produce?

How many Solar panels do you need? And how much energy does a solar panel produce? This is Solar for Dummies video – a must-watch for anyone planning to go solar This is the easiest way to find out how many solar panels you really need. Simple math for any location in the US. Never… Continue reading How many Solar Panels do I need to power my house? How much power/energy does a Solar Panel Produce?

Simple Camper Van Solar Power with the Kodiak Generator – Van Life

Check out the super simple solar power set-up we installed on our new camper van roof! If you’re interested in any of Inergy’s solar power products, they’re offering our viewers a discount when they use this link*: *Full disclosure: we are part of the Inergy affiliate program and we earn a commission from qualifying purchases… Continue reading Simple Camper Van Solar Power with the Kodiak Generator – Van Life

Testing Hail Damage to Solar Panels!

How much hail damage can a solar panel endure? We take our high-speed camera to the Westpak testing facility, where we fire balls of ice at different velocities at a panel to see if they’re truly weatherproof. Their high-pressure ice cannon is named “Mr. Freeze!” Shot and edited by Adam Isaak Music by Jinglepunks Subscribe… Continue reading Testing Hail Damage to Solar Panels!

Solar Panel Camping Setup – How to Install Solar Power Without Drilling

In this video I’m showing how to do Solar Panel Camping Setup on a truck, van, trailer, rv and so on without any drilling, using flexible solar panel, relatively cheap but good overland solar mppt controller and Eternabond rv leak repair tape. I think this is ideal overland solar panels setup without much hustle. You… Continue reading Solar Panel Camping Setup – How to Install Solar Power Without Drilling

Installing Solar Wire and Solar Panels for the Shed

Its time to install the solar wire and solar panels for the off grid tool shed. In this video I take the two 10 awg wire and run it from the solar panels to the shed. I am using conduit because I dont want to hit the wire with the weed-eater by mistake. I also… Continue reading Installing Solar Wire and Solar Panels for the Shed