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Expanding Your Off-Grid Solar System? Here’s What You Need to Know

There’s nothing quite like the sense of independence that comes from living off-grid. But with that sense of freedom comes the responsibility of providing for your own energy needs – and it can be frustrating if your solar system struggles to supply power for the things you do on a daily basis. You might find … Continued

Going Off-Grid? Please Don’t Make the Same Battery Mistake I Did.

I have always been interested in renewable energy, but when I moved into my grandma’s old cabin in Mendocino, CA, it was the last thing on my mind. Yes, with the cabin came a small off-grid solar setup, but I was more concerned with abstract concepts like “peace” and “beauty.” So at first, I was … Continued

SolarTech TV: How to Program Your Power Center

SolarTech TV is back, ya’ll! If you missed Josh the Tech Guy’s how-tos that make some of the most complex solar tech look easy, you’re in luck! Making complex tech look simple is his specialty: if you call in for our solar tech support, it’s Josh you’re going to be talking to. And if you’ve talked … Continued

Essay: This Off-Grid American Life

By Wil Burlin, Off-Grid Specialist Wholesale Solar When I first moved off the grid it was because we bought property where there were no power lines yet. I didn’t know what I was getting into. I also didn’t know that I was about to go on the biggest adventure of my life. Or that I … Continued