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Solar

Solar energy is the radiant energy emitted by the sun on a continuous basis. This form of energy helps to keep us alive in numerous ways from warming our planet to helping to grow the food we eat. With the help of renewable energy technologies (such as solar panels), we can also harness solar activity in order to provide heating or generate electricity.

In this section you’ll find a variety of articles surrounding topics related to solar energy in general, solar hot water, solar panels and solar power.

Articles

RV Solar Panels

Fitting solar panels to a recreational vehicle (RV) is perfect for accessing a source of electricity in remote locations where power points for your RV may be unavailable.

Solar panels fitted to a recreational vehicle (RV)

Solar Panels For Golf Carts

Solar panels can be used to power golf carts. This modern solution is available as a viable alternative to gas powered golf carts or battery powered carts that are charged via the mains.

A golf cart that could run on solar panels.

Portable Solar Power

A solar energy article relating to the use of and the available portable solar powered devices on the market today.

A portable solar panel providing a source of power.

Solar Electricity Kit

Find out what types of solar electricity kits are available to provide consumers with a means of providing power in a variety of circumstances.

A solar electricity kit.

Home Solar Power

Home solar power systems can be a great investment in the long-term. Discover how by reading this article.

Solar cells that are producing solar power for a home.

Solar Power Battery Chargers

Find out how solar power battery chargers can be used to provide a source of electricity for mobile devices in the most remote of locations.

A solar power battery charger

Solar Power Plants

Find out how solar power plants are able to generate significant amounts of electricity by combining the power of hundreds of solar panels.

A small scale solar power plant.

Solar Hot Water Heating Systems

Have you ever wondered what solar hot water heating systems can mean for your home? This article provides a deeper look at these systems in general.

A solar hot water heating system installed to a house.

Solar Powered Fountains

Solar powered fountains can be an attractive addition to any home or garden. Discover how these devices can add beauty to your home.

A solar powered fountain

DIY Solar Electricity

Dot it yourself solar electricity kits are perfect for providing small amounts of electricity in remote locations.

Somebody installing a do it yourself (DIY) solar electricity system.