Going Solar Part 1 – Installing a 4kW PV Array at the Automated Home

having watched the price of solar panels steadily fall over the last few years and seeing a drop in incentives on the horizon we decided to pull the trigger on a system for the automated home. Whilst we could have mounted some panels on the south-facing roof at the front of the house, they wouldn’t […]

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Lithium Battery Charging with an Alternator

Hello, how you doing? Thanks very much for watching. Tomorrow here in the United Kingdom is a bank holiday but you wouldn’t think it. Because the sheer mention of a holiday here, and it usually throws it down with rain. But for the last couple of days we’ve been baking in fantastic sun, all day […]

Solar charging my Lithium Batteries

Hi, how are you doing? Thanks very much for watching. Well, what a difference a day makes! This time yesterday, there wasn’t a cloud in the sky, the day turned out to be the hottest day, April day since 1949. And by this time, which is round about 8 o’clock in the morning, I had […]