Dealing with Snow on Solar Panels: What You Need to Know

The winter can be a wonderful time in colder climates. You can cozy up with your loved ones, spending quality time together as temperatures drop. But as the snow piles up, some homeowners might worry…

Keystone to be Exclusive Distributor of Dragonfly Batteries

The Article Keystone to be Exclusive Distributor of Dragonfly Batteries First Appeared on RV Business GOSHEN, Ind. – Keystone RV Company, a leading manufacturer of towable RVs in North America, and U.S.-based Dragonfly Energy Inc, a leading battery…

The Dangers of Building Your Own DIY Lithium Battery Pack

With so much information on the web, more people are trying to build their own DIY lithium batteries. After all, lithium batteries can be expensive, and it can be cheaper to build your own. But…

How Do I Clean My Solar Panels?

So, you just bought solar panels, and now you’re wondering how to take care of them. Luckily, solar panels are pretty low-maintenance, but that doesn’t mean you can skip out on cleaning them. After all,…

What is a Group 24 Battery?

Even the basics of dealing with larger batteries like those found in RVs and boats can feel daunting if you’re not familiar with them. It can seem like there’s a lot to consider–style, capacity, voltage,…

What Is Peukert’s Law and What Is Its Effect on Batteries?

Have you ever wondered why your batteries don’t last quite as long as you hoped when using large loads? If you have lead-acid batteries, it’s common for them to only put out a percentage of…

Solar Generators Vs. Solar Systems: Which Are Better?

If you’re new to the world of solar power, you may have questions about how to get started. While deciding among different types of panels, batteries, and more, you’ll encounter another big decision: Should you…

How Does a Soft Start for RV AC Work?

Your RV air conditioner can make the difference between a cool, comfortable trip and a sweltering nightmare, which is why many RVers rely on a soft start for AC.  An RV’s electrical system isn’t always…

Why Does Energy Density Matter In Batteries?

Battery energy density is the amount of energy a battery contains compared to its weight or size. We call this the specific energy density when comparing to weight and volumetric energy density when comparing size.  …

What Does a Battery Maintainer Do?

Are you wondering how to properly store your RV or boat? Do you have a vehicle that will be sitting for a while? If the answer is yes to either of these questions, a battery…