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What Does a Solar Inverter Do?

Solar inverters are responsible for converting the DC electricity generated by the solar panels into AC (Alternating current) which is then fed into our homes. There are three main categories of inverters: Stored current inverter Off-grid Hybrid  Key duties of the solar inverter A solar inverter is basically a low-level computer-controlled transformer that converts the …

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Shelter – finding the perfect ECO Build plot in 2020

We all in good graces living in our shelters, whether a ‘resource sucking mansion’ or a modest place to live. Our old French Farmhouse was a ruin but it laid the roots to our new life living off-grid.  Start from scratch! Although we feel privileged living here sometimes I get the urge to try something …

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How Many solar panels?

Thankfully those multinational Chinese manufacturing companies have provided us with solutions to avoid them! Ironic wouldn’t you say? Renewable energy production is possible for everyone. Here we will open your mind to electrical self-production explaining different concepts of electrical production. The production of electricity is a basic principle but the capture and storage of produced …

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