How Do Solar Batteries Work

deep cycle solar UPS batteriesSolar power is the future – but the question is how do solar batteries work and why is solar the power of the future?

Solar power it is unquestionably an alternative power option to replace electricity, fossil fuels and gas, and best of all, for those that use solar power instead of electricity, the results will soon be evident in utility bills, especially in home solar system solutions

For solar power to work solar batteries need to be used. Solar panels absorb the energy from the sun and the solar batteries store the power that is to be utilised as needed. Read more

Calculating Your UPS Runtime to Keep Your Power On

Where does Eskom’s power go, what is the Government doing about power theft, advancements in Renewable Energy and UPS Systems.

Most South Africans are kept in the dark regarding the where, what, how and why regarding power – all we care about for the most part is how expensive it is to have electricity which usually takes a large chunk from any budget or when the lights go out and how this affects us negatively, whether it is the work environment or within the home. Read more

Lightning Protection From Lightning Strikes

Living in South Africa exposes us to lighting strikes. And even though we simply love our storms during the summer months (this is especially the case in Gauteng), dramatic thunder and skies dissected by bolts of crashing lightning herald many late summer afternoon storms that present a remarkable spectacle and outdoor theatre.

Even though lightning offers a melodramatic display and is quite lovely to behold it can also prove to be quite lethal and in many instances rather damaging. Read more