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Portable and Backup Solar GeneratorsSolar energy, whether we're talking about residential solar panels or hybrid vehicles, is becoming increasingly more popular. This isn't surprising when you factor in the cost savings in the long run. Not to mention the savings associated with solar energy renovations when tax time comes around. There are numerous free tax estimators available on the web. One such piece of technology making waves in the sun-powered community is portable and backup generators powered by solar energy.
The latest in generator technology is using solar power to provide electricity. While the price can be more, there are many advantages over solar generators than gasoline or diesel. A solar generator does not need to be turned on the way power generators normally are. Solar generators are basically always on.
A solar generator can store electricity in batteries and provide instant power. It can also operate freely even when you have power. A fuel powered generator must be running to provide power.
Even if you don't need all the power, you are still burning gasoline or diesel to run a power generator.
Many people think gas generators are very easy to use. You just fuel it, plug in your appliances. It is easy. But there is the cost of fuel and the danger of storing it. No need with a solar generator.Why choose a solar generator?
There is no fuell cost. There are no moving parts to break down. Many backup gasoline generators have a small lifespan and they do require mantainence. Not so with a solar generator. There are no toxic exhaust fumes either.
But what about night time? There's no sun. Remember, solar generators store energy in batteries. It is true that portable solar generators do not provide as much power. But in reality, nobody runs there whole house on a gas generator as a backup. The want a few lights and the refridgerator. A solar generator will do just fine.
If you are in a disaster in your home, no electricity, chances are going out to by more gasoline is not an option. Your gas powered generator will run out of fuel if you need it for a long time. A solar powered generator lasts forever.
You could have the best of both worlds. A small gas and solar powered generator.
Portable solar generators are easy to packup and setup. In minutes you can have ready electricity.
Think of the quietness and convenience of a solar generator. Your outdoor outings and camping trips will be the perfect spot for you solar generator. They are normally much lighter than their fuel counterparts.