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500W is being Produced by our Solar Panels

500W is being Produced by our Solar Panels | Going Green

It is 9am and there is a power outage i.e. no electricity is provided by the electricity grid. Currently it is sunny and our house is relying 100% on the solar installation (solar panels and inverter) for the fridge, freezer, computer, WiFi and gate motor. In South Africa, power outages continue on a daily basis. […]

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We are 90%+ OFF the Electricity Grid

Intro – We are 90%+ OFF the Electricity Grid We are basically off the grid. Our household is now off the electricity grid for all the lights* (indoor as well as outdoor lights); fridge, freezer, WiFi and the desktop computer (which means we don’t need electricity from the municipality for the internet, WhatsApp, etc…) and

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Johannesburg Residents with PV solar systems will soon be able to feed back their excess power to the grid

Johannesburg Residents with PV solar systems will soon be able to feed back their excess power to the grid

The move to pay solar users for excess electricity follows similar measures introduced in Australia in 2008 and closer to home in the City of Cape Town last month. Feed-in tariffs for residential generation in Cape Town is expected in 2024. A feed-in tariff (FiT) is a credit you can receive for any unused electricity

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12 hrs Usage Time for Solar LED Flood Lights

12 hrs Usage Time for Solar LED Flood Lights | Save Energy | Get OFF the Grid

Intro The good news is that 3 of our solar lights stay on for over 12 hours. We are now in winter. Last night the lights automatically switched on at about 6 pm and they were on the whole night until 6:45 this morning – amazing! Not all our solar lights last that long just

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