Off-grid Power Articles

  • Installation Tips for Solar Powered Lights

    Homeowners and businesses interested in reducing their energy consumption, maintenance costs, and energy bills are going solar because of it s sound investment. The initial costs can be reduced by looking for high-quality solar powered street lights for sale. There are, however, several things to watch out for in order to make the most out of solar outdoor lighting. Here are a few guidelines on ...


    By Greenshine New Energy LLC

  • Cost Effectiveness: Traditional Street Lights VS. Solar Energy Lights

    When thinking about solar energy, what comes to mind first? NEW? GREEN? SUSTAINABLE? It can’t be denied that, in an era of such energy scarcity, solar power will become a hot commodity of the future. In the city planning process, it is necessary to consider the efficient use of energy, which accounts for why more and more cities in the United States ...


    By Greenshine New Energy LLC

  • 3 Advantages of Solar Power vs Grid Power: An In-Depth Look

    It’s said that Superman gets his powers from absorbing the energy of the sun. We like to bring that commonality up when discussing differences between solar power versus grid power. Using the world’s largest and virtually unending power source to fuel the world’s lighting is something ...


    By Greenshine New Energy LLC

  • Cost Comparison Between Solar vs. Traditional Lights

    If you do a quick search online, you'll find that the popularity for solar lights has surged in the past 5 years due to emerging green technologies and rising energy costs. Among this shift in moving towards more renewable energy sources for lighting, an important question is being raised: how much do solar street lights cost compared to ...


    By Greenshine New Energy LLC

  • Vortex Bladeless biography & current stage

    The idea behind the technology // Vortex Bladelessis a tech startup. We are developing anenvironmentally friendlywind generator which needsno blades nor rotation. It is a new technology designed for modular on-site energy generation and low-consumption systems off-grid, specially thought to work along with other Vortex units or regular solar panels. Our vortex wind turbine is ...


    By Vortex Bladeless SL

  • Off-Grid Solar Systems – Self Sustainable Solar Energy

    Newer, more efficient solar panels and inverters have been in the news recently, but advancements in solar technology aren’t limited to standard equipment. Energy storage is also moving closer to mass-market adoption, and more installers are offering solar batteries and solar panel battery banks (a.k.a. solar-plus-storage) as an option for homeowners. Solar-plus-storage systems include a ...


    By GreenBrilliance

  • Power Off-Grid Mobile Networks and Universal Connectivity: A New Business Case

    Executive Summary The accelerating drive for universal mobile access, for people and increasingly for connected vehicles and objects, means that expansion of the cellular network is outpacing that of the electricity grid. According to the GSMA, the number of off-grid base stations is expected to rise from 320,000 in 2014 to 390,000 in 2020, while base stations with unreliable ...


    By GenCell Ltd

  • The Big Deal With FUEL CELLS

    Hydrogen is increasingly seen as a fuel of the future. Globally, more than 65,000 fuel cells, totaling over 300 MW, were shipped worldwide in 2016. Introduction The third industrial revolution, according to American economic and social theorist Jeremy Rifkin, will create a prosperous economy powered by clean energy and the Internet of Things. Hydrogen will be ...


    By GenCell Ltd

  • Managing Battery Charging - Using Diversion Loads

    Tcharge regulation can be relatively simple: When the I-'1/batteries are full, the controller disconnects the PV r array. Adding wind or microhydro to the system makes charge regulation more complicated, since turbines may overspecd if unloaded. Often, diversion control is the solution. Off-grid "hybrid" combinations of solar, wind, or microhydro have been around for decades. These renewable ...

  • Kliux Solution for Off Grid Locations - Case Study

    A detached house, isolated from the power grid, with a consumption of 5,000 kWh/year by means of generators. The aim is to save on bills utility while living eco-friendly. WHICH SOLUTION OFFERS THEM KLIUX SYSTEM? 1 Kliux Zebra wind turbine 4 kWp installed power in photovoltaic modules All wind and solar regulators required ...

  • Ross Creek Hydroelectric Project - Pemberton, British Columbia, Canada - Case Study

    Stistics: Turbine: One single nozzle Pelton Generator: One 150kW single phase synchronous generator @ 1200 RPM Rated head: 305m Rated flow: 0.057m3/sec Commissioned: 2012 This is one of two micro hydro power plants built for the supply of electricity to an equestrian center, which consists of three large farm buildings and one ...

  • A further step towards sustainable growth: Windkinetic enters in FRIEM Group

    As a global reference in energy conversion systems, FRIEM accelerates on the energy field by acquiring Windkinetic, an Italian company dedicated to provide innovative solutions for offgrid and microgrid systems, integrating different renewable energy sources and battery storage. With this step, coherent with FRIEM’s Industrial Plan 2018-2022, the group keeps on supporting the demand for ...


    By Friem S.p.A.

  • olar Off-Grid system Queensland, Australia - Case Study

    Project Overview Location: Queensland, Australia Project type: Roof-Mounted Off-Grid System System Size: 26.25 kW Number of Modules: 105 Product: Phono Solar 250W Poly Completion Date: December 2014 ...

  • Historical district heritage in UAE went green with full energy solution from Metsolar - Case Study

    An area of 11000 square feet is being renovated in Heritage Majlis historical district with an aim to transform this area into the leading culture and heritage centre in the region, focusing on trade, crafts and the pearling industry. So far 150 buildings where successfully renovated and the whole area is filled with innovation in order to adapt to the environment. As for lighting solution ...


    By Metsolar

  • Orbost Gas Plant Upgrade, Australia - Case Study

    Clarke Energy has been engaged by APA Group to provide engineering design and supply of four of GE’s high efficiency Jenbacher 420 1.498 MWe containerised gas engines for the Orbost Gas Plant upgrade in Victoria, ...


    By Clarke Energy

  • Commercial & Industrial Solar for South Africa Case Study

    TAKE CONTROL OF YOUR ENERGY FUTURE WITH CLEAN, RELIABLE SOLAR ENERGY GENERATION. SolarReserve’s Energy Solutions division in South Africa provides turnkey, grid-tied and off-grid solar photovoltaic (PV) rooftop, ground-mounted, and carport solutions to South African commercial and industrial entities that will significantly reduce their energy costs, carbon footprint, and ...


    By SolarReserve, LLC.

  • Tidal power - A different perspective

    Kepler Energy is taking a different approach to tidal power, applying a design that can be used in benign sea conditions in a location closer to end-demand and which could generate utility-scale quantities of power, as Peter Dixon explains.The physical environment of tidal turbines is clearly very different to that of wind turbines, not least because water is a lot denser than air! However, ...


    By Kepler Energy

  • Residential Installs Case Study

    All over the country, homeowners are beginning to recognize the value of solar power. With ever falling manufacturing costs, combined with tax credits, incentives and rebates, solar power systems are more affordable now than ever for the average residential consumer. Solar Energy USA is proud of the solar solutions we've installed, helping people realize substantial savings in their power bills ...


    By Solar Energy USA

  • Brilliant Ideas for Beautiful and Functional Solar Lighting

    Commercial solar lighting has quickly become one of the most popular tools for innovation in America. Municipalities and businesses are switching over to solar lighting as a cost-effective and efficient solution to reduce their energy bills and take part in the green movement. Here are a few unique application ideas where you can install outdoor solar lights. Applications for Outdoor Solar ...


    By Greenshine New Energy LLC

  • RENAC-Oasis Solar Academy Egypt (ROSAE) - Case Study

    RENAC-OASIS Solar Academy Egypt (ROSAE) provides practical-orientated training courses and capacity building services on solar energy to develop the capacities of the solar industry in Egypt. ...

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