Solar Backpack :The Power is in your step – Lupita Nyong’o

Solar backpack helps Kenyan children get rid of dangerous kerosene lamps A solar backpack and light improving childrens lives in Kenya –  image courtesy CBC Salima Visram the 23 year old entrepreneur behind Soular Backpack was born on the outskirts of Mombasa, Kenya and is no stranger to poverty. The image of thousands of young children studying at night using … Continue reading “Solar Backpack :The Power is in your step – Lupita Nyong’o”

Holy Purple Cow : Its Levitating Speakers!

Holy Purple Cow :  Now it is levitating Speakers Yes Sir : that there is a levitating speaker. The last levitation session I attended was on the Bora Bora mountains of Tibet where I had my first and only audience with the Grand Levitating Lama of Bora Bora.   And now we have, let me … Continue reading “Holy Purple Cow : Its Levitating Speakers!”

Why do so few people install solar power kits for homes in US?

I get his question quite often and this post will try to set the record straight about solar power kits for homes.  Let me start with the facts – Solar is an excellent investment in the following states Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Maryland, Massachusetts,Nevada, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas, Washington and Washington D.C. … Continue reading “Why do so few people install solar power kits for homes in US?”

Goal Zero Yeti 1250 : A Workhorse Solar Generator

 Yeti 1250 : The Goal Zero Yeti 1250 Solar Generator Kit  or the stand alone Yeti 1250 Solar Generator is the proverbial elder statesmen in the world of of Solar Generators Goal Zero’s Yeti 1250 has been around in the market for a long long time thanks to its solid reliability. It is a no frills … Continue reading “Goal Zero Yeti 1250 : A Workhorse Solar Generator”

Its official – Solar Power is the cheapest source of energy

Solar Energy has finally hit the milestone of being the cheapest source of energy in almost 60 countries. The average price of solar energy has dropped below wind to $1.64 million per megawatt according to data released by  Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF).  Wind Energy generation costs are at $1.66 million per megawatt. This is a major turning … Continue reading “Its official – Solar Power is the cheapest source of energy”

Pocket Sized Inti C14 Smart Solar Charger

Most solar panel kits come with the solar modules, a solar charge controller (not necessarily a smart solar charger) and mounting hardware for the solar panels or modules. In order to go off grid you need to invest in a battery bank, perhaps one or more batteries like the perennial favorite deep discharge lead acid … Continue reading “Pocket Sized Inti C14 Smart Solar Charger”

Grengine 1000 : a new innovative Solar Generators

Green Engine or Grengine to be accurate is on a tear collecting $ 24,143 as on December 6th 2016 on its crowd funding effort on Indiegogo. Best Solar Generators Amsu 100w Anker Powerhouse 400 Aspect 250 Duracell Power Source 1800 Forty2Max 2000 Goal Zero Yeti 150 Goal Zero Yeti 1250 Inergy Kodiak 1100 Kalisaya KP401 … Continue reading “Grengine 1000 : a new innovative Solar Generators”

AspectSolar SunSocket

POWER : 250 WH Battery : 20 Ah Lithium Ion Solar Panel – Inbuilt 60W Charge Controller – Inbuilt Devices Charge capacity Lamp (4 WH) 62 charges Smartphone or GoPro (5 WH) 50 charges Digital Camera (8 WH) 31 charges Tablet (30 WH) 8 charges Laptop (50 WH) 5 charges Light Bulb (30 W) 8 … Continue reading “AspectSolar SunSocket”

Renogy Firefly Solar Generator

POWER : 175 WH Battery : 16 Ah Lithium Polymer Solar Panel – Inbuilt 10W module Charge Controller – Inbuilt Devices Charge capacity Lamp (4 WH) 43 charges Smartphone or GoPro (5 WH) 35 charges Digital Camera (8 WH) 21 charges Tablet (30 WH) 5 charges Laptop (50 WH) 3 charges Light Bulb (30 W) … Continue reading “Renogy Firefly Solar Generator”

Kalisaya KP401 KaliPAK Solar Generator

POWER : 384 WH Battery : 26 Ah Lithium Polymer Solar Panel – External Folding 40W Charge Controller – Inbuilt Devices Charge capacity Lamp (4 WH) 96 charges Smartphone or GoPro (5 WH) 76 charges Digital Camera (8 WH) 48 charges Tablet (30 WH) 12 charges Laptop (50 WH) 7 charges Light Bulb (30 W) … Continue reading “Kalisaya KP401 KaliPAK Solar Generator”