Can Solar Help Run Your CPAP Machine?

If you or a loved one rely on a CPAP machine at night, you know just how important it is to have a constant source of power. After all, CPAPs are one of those electronics that are absolutely essential. But is it possible to venture off-grid while using a CPAP…

What Does a Trickle Charger Do?

If you’re going to leave your batteries in storage for a lengthy amount of time, you should know about trickle chargers. They’re designed for just that: trickle charging your batteries. And they can be a game-changer when it comes to battery storage. But what exactly does a trickle charger do?…

What Is a Battery Isolator?

If you have a multi-battery system, you might be wondering how they should be connected together. After all, a benefit of having two or more batteries is the backup power. But how do you prevent one battery from accidentally draining your others? A battery isolator is the answer you’re seeking. …

Get to Know the Different Victron Battery Monitors

If you’re on the hunt for a battery monitor, you’ve come to the right place. After all, no battery setup is complete without a reliable way to track the state of your batteries. Battery monitors provide important information, such as the state of charge and estimated run time, and Victron…

5 Reasons You Should Get Solar Panels Right Now

They’re seemingly everywhere these days, from massive roadside facilities to the roofs of your neighbors’ RVs. We’re talking about solar panels, the key elements of a renewable, green solar power system. While most folks may be familiar with this popular technology, they may not understand the many benefits of solar…

EXPLORIST.life Shows a Start-to-Finish DIY Lithium Electrical Install in a Camper Van 

Nate and Steph Yarbrough specialize in teaching people how to build the DIY camper of their dreams through their business, EXPLORIST.life. Initially, their “explorist” lifestyle started when they began a life of full-time travel in an RV and then later transitioned into a Sprinter van. As they shared their travels…

3 Big-Name Music Artists Use Solar Power in Concerts and the Studio

Solar energy powers our homes, businesses, and industries. Now, it’s coming to revolutionize the music industry as well. A handful of major artists are taking steps to fight climate change, both in the studio and on the road — and not always in the ways you might expect. Read on…

A Closer Look At The Victron Multiplus

Are you looking for an off-grid inverter than can do it all? If so, you’ll want to know about the Victron MultiPlus Inverter. Essentially, it’s both a high-wattage hybrid inverter and a sophisticated battery charger all in one. Raved about by off-grid enthusiasts who just want to “set it and…

Battery Voltage Explained: What You Need to Know

Most batteries are classified based on their voltage. Whether it be a 1.5-volt AA battery, a 12-volt car battery, or a 24-volt deep cycle battery, battery voltage is a relatively common term. Nevertheless, it can be confusing to understand exactly what it means. There are a lot of common misconceptions…